Grains Research and Development

Driving Agronomy Podcasts

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Driving Agronomy podcasts are released weekly and discuss various agronomic issues to assist and inform those in the Australian grain industry.

Driving Agronomy is now available as a podcast via iTunes and other podcast players.

To subscribe via iTunes, simply search for "Driving Agronomy" in the iTunes Store and click the "Subscribe" link. Alternately, you can click here to open the Driving Agronomy podcast in iTunes Preview in your browser.

If you plan to subscribe to Driving Agronomy on your iPhone, iPad or iPod, your podcasts will appear in the new Podcasts app, available for free from the App Store.

To subscribe to the Driving Agronomy podcast using a different podcast player, enter the following URL when prompted: http://www.grdc.com.au/DAPodcast 

To listen to Driving Agronomy online without subscribing to the podcast, click the links below to listen to individual episodes.

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About Driving Agronomy Podcasts

Driving Agronomy podcasts are short audio files available in MP3 format. These files can be downloaded directly from the GRDC Website or listeners can subscribe to Driving Agronomy through podcast subscription services such as iTunes or Zune.

Podcasts can be refined in several ways using the Filter Module. Filtering by location allows listeners to find podcasts recorded in their local area. Filtering by category allows listeners to filter by Region, by Research and Development Area or by publication date. If a listener knows the title of the podcast, the A-Z Filter enables filtering by the first letter of the podcast title.

  • Buying the Right Silo

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    13.06.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Crop Protection, Harvesting and Storage, Quality/Standards
    Contact
    Phillip Burrill
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    Buying the Right Silo

    Some tips on making sure your next grain storage purchase is gas tight!!

  • Quality and Yield Lift Needed

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    06.06.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Biosecurity/Market Area, Breeding/New Varieties
    Contact
    Ross Kingwell
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    Quality and Yield Lift Needed

    Australia needs to be able to supply high quality wheat to Asian markets while at the same time lifting yield. Is it possible?

  • Ukraine Challenge

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    30.05.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Market Research
    Contact
    Ross Kingwell
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    Ukraine Challenge

    Australia's wheat industry is beginning to lose market share to the Ukraine in valuable Asian markets.

  • Herbicide Residues

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    23.05.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Crop Establishment, Crop Protection
    Contact
    Mick Rose
    Email
    mick.rose@dpi.nsw.gov.au
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    Herbicide Residues

    A new study is looking at the potential consequences of residual traces in our soils of some common herbicides.

  • Herbicide resistance map

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    17.05.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Agronomy/Farming Systems, Crop Protection, Extension and Communication, Rotation and Planning
    Contact
    Craig White
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    Herbicide resistance map

    A new mapping tool will help growers pinpoint herbicide resistance in their area.

  • Hello La Nina

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    16.05.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Environment / Climate / Land Mgt, Rotation and Planning
    Contact
    David Stephens
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    Hello La Nina

    Is it goodbye El Nino and hello La Nina? Time will tell.

  • Bittersweet CO2

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    09.05.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Agronomy/Farming Systems, Breeding/New Varieties, Crop Monitoring, Environment / Climate / Land Mgt, Pre breeding research, Quality/Standards
    Contact
    Glenn Fitzgerald
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    Bittersweet CO2

    The predicted increase in carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere is bittersweet news for grain growers.

  • Pre-emergents at seeding

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    26.04.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Agronomy/Farming Systems, Building Capacity, Crop Establishment, Crop Protection
    Contact
    Chris Brown
    Phone
    08 8313 7908
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    Pre-emergents at seeding

    Which is the best seeding system to use when applying pre-emergent herbicides at sowing?

  • Stacking the Odds

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    18.04.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Agronomy/Farming Systems, Crop Protection, Harvesting and Storage, Rotation and Planning
    Contact
    Peter Newman
    Phone
    08 9964 1170
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    Stacking the Odds

    Growers can stack the odds against herbicide resistance more in their favour.

  • Dual purpose cropping - a farmer's perspective

    Audio

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    Publish Date
    11.04.2016
    Region
    National
    R&D Area
    Agronomy/Farming Systems, Building Capacity, Crop Protection, Environment / Climate / Land Mgt, Rotation and Planning
    Email
    chris@businessradio.com.au
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    Dual purpose cropping - a farmer's perspective

    Grazing winter crops with livestock has many advantages - find out what they are from a farmer's perspective.