GRDC Grains Research Update (Naracoorte)

Event Name
GRDC Grains Research Update (Naracoorte)
End Date
4 hours

Strategic Steps - Enduring Profit

Naracoorte, Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Naracoorte Town Hall, 95 Smith Street, Naracoorte

9:00 am to 1:00 pm (doors open at 8:30 am for a 9:00 am start)

Presenters & Topics

  • Insects: control and resistanceMite and aphid control and current resistance status. Balancing the scales on insecticide choice and use
    James Maino | cesar
  • Canola – blackleg management update
    Is upper canopy blackleg infection worsening? Does it vary with variety? How can they new blackleg management app help you make better decisions.
    Steve Marcroft | Marcroft Grains Pathology
  • Optimizing yield and economic potential of high input cropping systems in the HRZ
    What are the soil nutrition thresholds that help unlock optimum canola and wheat yields in the High Rainfall Zone
    Malcolm McCaskill | Agriculture Victoria
  • Better pastures better crops 
    Managing pastures to boost future crops. The comparison of biomass production and nitrogen fixation under various annual legume species
    Cam Nicholson | Nicon Rural Services
  • The practicalities of dealing with herbicide resistance in the HRZ
    Information on herbicide resistance tactics tailored to the HRZ and recent work to achieve improved efficacy with glyphosate formulations
    Peter Boutsalis | The University of Adelaide

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Topics & Presenters

Naracoorte Town Hall, 95 Smith Street
SA 5271
Contact name
Brett Symes
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Cost (in AUD$): $30 per person and $20 for additional attendees


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