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Region: North

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  • Best practice key to Helicoverpa insecticide resistance
    Best practice key to Helicoverpa insecticide resistance
    Region: North, 25 Jun 2021

    An increase in resistance to one key insecticide used to control Helicoverpa has been recorded in central western New South Wales.

  • Insect identification and management workshops
    Insect identification and management workshops
    Region: North, 03 Jun 2021

    A series of workshops designed to assist early career agronomists and growers in the grains sector make informed insect identification and management decisions will be run in Queensland in June and July.

  • On-farm gains the focus of GRDC Updates
    On-farm gains the focus of GRDC Updates
    Region: North, 26 May 2021

    Industry experts will present the latest farm-ready research and share how it could fit within northern grain growing systems at GRDC's Updates.

  • Weed biology provides control pointers
    Weed biology provides control pointers
    Region: North, 25 May 2021

    A better understanding of weed biology for major and emerging weed species in the northern region may better inform control and management options

  • Slow nitrogen tomorrow’s gain
    Slow nitrogen tomorrow’s gain
    Region: North, 22 May 2021

    Research is showing that nitrogen’s slower movement through northern soils has particular benefits, including being available for crops in following seasons, but it comes with some potential management changes

  • New research into cost of improving farming country
    New research into cost of improving farming country
    Region: North, 19 May 2021

    USQ soil scientist Stirling Roberton is involved in an innovative project investigating whether long term improvements to soil are possible and generate a worthy return on investment for grain growers.

  • Get the good oil on sunflowers at GRDC workshops
    Get the good oil on sunflowers at GRDC workshops
    Region: North, 17 May 2021

    GRDC and the Australian Sunflower Association will run workshops in Pittsworth and Gunnedah to share the latest research with growers and advisers.

  • Northern trials probe moisture-seeking wheats
    Northern trials probe moisture-seeking wheats
    Region: North, 14 May 2021

    The development of ‘long coleoptile’ genetics that allow wheat plants to establish on moisture deeper in the soil has attracted strong interest from grain growers.

  • Workshop: Handling high moisture sorghum at harvest
    Workshop: Handling high moisture sorghum at harvest
    Region: North, 12 May 2021

    Growers with high moisture sorghum are encouraged to start harvest with a clear strategy in place to dry grain.

  • Summer crop disease breakthroughs
    Summer crop disease breakthroughs
    Region: North, 07 May 2021

    For the first time, researchers in Queensland have identified an insect vector for phytoplasma in grain legumes. They have also discovered asymptomatic host crops for Fusarium wilt in mungbeans and quantified the interaction with root lesion nematode.

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