Region: National423 results found:
Region: National, 28 Jan 2021
Phosphorus fertiliser is one of the most important and often limiting nutrients in agricultural production. A new project is testing the potential to improve crop nutrient uptake by dual banding phosphorus so it is co-located with moisture in the deeper soil layers.
Region: National, 27 Jan 2021
A step change in barley’s yield potential in both favourable and drought-affected seasons is being masterminded by South Australian researchers through an ingenious use of genetic diversity sourced from barley’s wild relatives
Region: National, 22 Jan 2021
Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative scientists have identified one of the genes that enables annual ryegrass to detoxify and become resistant to different herbicides
Region: National, 21 Jan 2021
Recent research is investigating whether annual ryegrass as a weed is adapting to Australia's climatic conditions and becoming more productive in the warmer months.
Region: National, 20 Jan 2021
Establishing vigorous legume pastures to boost nitrogen for the subsequent crop can be challenging in the mixed-farming regions of Australia, but will soon be simpler with new management techniques and improved annual hardseeded pasture legume species.
Region: National, 19 Jan 2021
An on-the-job training initiative is helping to upskill early career scientists in grains research
Region: National, 18 Jan 2021
Crop disease expert issues reminder to lower disease risk
Region: National, 15 Jan 2021
Together with using novel technologies to learn about soil function, a comprehensive approach is being taken by GRDC to upgrade current knowledge and practices to optimise nutrient use efficiency. This includes improving soil sampling, and learning more about fertiliser placement and soil nutrient cycling to inform upgraded fertiliser recommendations.
Region: National, 14 Jan 2021
The Australian Synchrotron has been enlisted to provide insights into plant root-soil relationships and better inform nutrient management decisions, particularly for constrained soils.
Region: National, 13 Jan 2021
Allowing the importation of a biological control will form as part of research into fall armyworm control options.