GRDC Grains Research Update – Bellata

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GRDC Grains Research Update – Bellata
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6 hours and 15 minutes

Discuss the latest farm-ready information to improve profit, with researchers, agronomists and leading growers at the Bellata GRDC Grains Research Update.


  • Can we survive without glyphosate? Lessons from Europe, Canada & Argentina. Impacts of a looming possible ban in the EU on grain producing countries. Harm van Rees (Cropfacts)
  • Through the looking glass: Relative performance of different farming systems of the future for NNSW. Jon Baird (NSW DPI)
  • Fallow efficiency - how much impact does stubble height, crop type & plant population have? Richard Daniel (NGA)
  • New pre-emergent herbicides for winter crop systems that you may not have considered. What are they? What do they do? What crops can they be used in & tips for best performance.Mark Congreve (ICAN)
  • Optimising the performance of winter crop residual herbicides – discussion.  Mark Congreve (ICAN) & Drew Penberthy (Outlook Ag)
  • Cereal diseases - rust, crown rot & other issues for 2023. Steven Simpfendorfer (NSW DPI)
  • Sorghum row configuration impact on soil water at harvest & yield. Loretta Serafin (NSW DPI)
  • Using VR technology to match varietal flowering windows to frost risk across the landscape. Two weeks difference in flowering can exist & be managed in the same field for substantial increases in yield potential. Matt Gardner (AMPS Research)/Mike Smith (Grower, Tarnee)
Bellata War Memorial Hall, 10 Wilga Street
NSW 2397
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Erica McKay
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Cost (in AUD$): $30pp


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