Climbing Field Peas

Host: | Date: 29 Jan 2020

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    GRDC Podcast: Climbing Field Peas

    Field Peas can be problematic for WA growers to grow, but a simple management practice could change that.

    Date: 29 Jan 2020

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Field Peas can be problematic for WA growers to grow, but a simple management practice could change that.

Dr Sarita Bennet from the Centre for Crop and Disease Management in WA has trialled using cereal stubble as a form of trellis for the field pea plants to climb.

While broadacre trials are needed, Dr Bennett says the early results are positive.

Contact

Sarita Bennet
08 9266 2740
Sarita.bennett@curtin.edu.au