GroundCover™ Issues

May - June 2018

Current issue: #134

In this issue:

  • Mungbeans step up as a summer staple
  • Spring-sown chickpeas push southern boundaries
  • Challenges and potential in the south-west's heavy gravel soils
  • Wheat leaf structure a new chance to break yield ceiling
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  • GroundCover™ 134: May - June 2018

    • Mungbeans step up as a summer staple
    • Spring-sown chickpeas push southern boundaries
    • Challenges and potential in the south-west's heavy gravel soils
    • Wheat leaf structure a new chance to break yield ceiling
  • GroundCover™ 133: March - April 2018

    • Chickpeas hold their place despite weather and tariffs
    • Light 'trick' to speed delivery of new crop varieties
    • Wheat trial opens new market to Tasmanian growers
    • Promising start for lentils as a new south-east crop option
  • GroundCover™ 132: January - February 2018

    • Shaping the future through capacity building
    • Record yields mark new era for cropping outpost
    • Change in the wind for definition of 'GM'
    • Trials establish new framework for soil pH management
  • GroundCover™ 131 November - December 2017

    • The paddock-to-pint story that finds flavour in favour
    • Landmark investment to set up farm-scale crop research
    • A value-adding journey from paddocks to pints
    • Controlled-traffic farming an exercise in patience
  • GroundCover™ 130: September - October 2017

    • Sorghum and cotton measured on the profit scales
    • Research hub part of new strategic R&D investment
    • Precision seeding shows yield lift potential
    • Dry season brings long-term soil rehab into its own
  • GroundCover™ 129: July-August 2017

    • On-farm trials push dual-purpose crop program
    • Genetic map points the way to advanced new barley
    • Wet summer turns to a heartbreaking winter dry
    • Weed strategy invests optimism into the future
  • GroundCover™ Issue 128: May-June 2017

    • The gene scene
    • Industry snapshot
    • Tools for resilience
    • Blackleg resistance slip
  • GroundCover™ Issue 127: March-April 2017

    • Tips for cutting chickpea disease in a high-risk season
    • Analysis and nutrition reset yield goals
    • Pay-offs for cropping in the zone
    • Industry snapshot
  • GroundCover Issue 126: Jan-Feb 2017

    • Output to jump
    • Business focus
    • Facility opens
    • Industry snapshot
  • GroundCover Issue 125: Nov-Dec 2016

    • Industry snapshot
    • The GRDC out and about
    • Northern Panel baton change
    • 2016 goes down as a wet one