Fungicides and pasta mix for south

BIGGER crops and the demand for higher-protein wheat mean more leaf disease, but also fungicide treatments become increasingly cost-effective. Agriculture Victoria is to manage a new project to develop appropriate fungicide management techniques for cereals and they ' ll need to include durum. GRDC-backed wheat breeding programs include the development of durum varieties suitable for hostile soils particularly in SA and Victoria. They' ll also focus on the development of root and leaf disease-resi stant bread wheat varieties and on those