Author: Rachel Oxborrow7 results found:
Author: Rachel Oxborrow, 08 May 2021
A new test that measures rhizobia numbers in the soil will help take the guesswork out of inoculation decisions for pulse growers in South Australia and Victoria. The PREDICTA rNod soil DNA test informs growers of the number of rhizobia in the soil and whether or not pulses might benefit from inoculation.
Author: Rachel Oxborrow, 08 Apr 2021
Agronomists in the South Australian and Victorian Mallee say that using soil testing to optimise crop biomass and soil nutrition decisions can help avoid topsoil erosion and yield losses. Research shows that losing one millimetre of topsoil can result in yield losses of between one and six per cent.
Author: Rachel Oxborrow, 15 Oct 2019
Industry bodies and fire authorities are encouraging growers to know the details of their voluntary harvest code of practice to ensure fire safety across South Australia and Victoria.
Author: Rachel Oxborrow, 04 Oct 2019
PreDicta® B testing helps boost grower knowledge of soil microbiology.
Author: Rachel Oxborrow, 24 Sep 2019
Steve Whillas firmly believes face-to-face connections are an important part of maintaining good mental health in tough times.
Author: Rachel Oxborrow, 13 Sep 2019
Engaging an insurance broker is an important part of fire risk management.
Author: Rachel Oxborrow, 11 Sep 2019
The safety of staff, family, neighbours and the local community is the overriding consideration of grain grower Ben Wundersitz as he prepares for harvest each year.