Weeds, 02 Nov 2023
Tim Williams says the decision to buy a Seed Terminator is paying off with less reliance on pre-emergence herbicides in some crops.
Weeds, 01 Nov 2023
New research has found that collaborative and agronomic weed management strategies can reduce the spread of Feathertop Rhodes grass (FTR) in Queensland and New South Wales.
Weeds, 31 Oct 2023
For the past six years, harvest weed seed control with chaff carts and now a mill have been used as a tactic to manage weeds.
Weeds, 26 Sep 2023
Investment through GRDC’s National Grower Network allows weeds that pose localised challenges to cropping systems to come under examination as part of efforts to optimise control strategies
Weeds, 18 Sep 2023
Managing roadside feathertop Rhodes grass with frequent slashing, while addressing weed spread at paddock boundaries, shows promise.
Weeds, 13 Sep 2023
Using genetics, research is helping to uncover weed mobility, which is important data for area-wide management approaches.
Weeds, 14 Aug 2023
Herbicide resistant weeds are continually evolving in farming systems and new management solutions are being sought. Associate Professor Todd Gaines from Colorado State University in the USA is investigating molecular based strategies that could precisely target problem weeds. He is sharing his learnings with the Australian industry whilst on sabbatical at the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative.
Weeds, 10 Aug 2023
Fungal species produce an overwhelming diversity of bioactive substances that can be beneficial or detrimental to those exposed to them. Hera Nguyen from the University of Western Australia is using novel genome mining technology to hunt for fungal molecules that could provide new modes of action as herbicides for application in the grain industry.
Weeds, 07 Jul 2023
WeedSmart, in collaboration with the GRDC, has announced the 10th WeedSmart Week.
Weeds, 04 Jul 2023
The GRDC Coastal Weeds Forum will be held on Friday, July 21, 2023, in Casino, NSW, where growers and agronomists can learn about the latest technologies and best practices for weed control in coastal farming systems.