Grains Research and Development

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Trials measure optimum grain and graze cycle


Tasmanian mixed farmers can help optimise the productivity of dual-purpose wheat by sowing no later than March and by locking up the crop at growth stage (GS) 30 or at the end of tillering.

New snail control insights emerge

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A combination of cultural or on-farm practices and well-timed baiting is the most effective approach to controlling snail populations. This is the finding of a GRDC-supported research initiative through the South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI).

Farm business models – why consider a change

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Alternative farm business models can enhance profitability, provide more effective risk management and assist with business succession.

Cost effective investment in machinery

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Substantial gains in farm productivity and efficiency in recent years can be linked to improvements in machinery capacity and technology

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