Heightened season for wheat disease

WHEAT growers have been advised to review the latest disease rating of their chosen variety due to a heightened disease risk this season from widespread summer rainfall.
WHEAT growers have been advised to review the latest disease rating of their chosen variety due to a heightened disease risk this season from widespread summer rainfall.
THERE should be a book written about dryland farming in WA.
As I say to many farmers, every year presents a new jigsaw puzzle.
22 Mar 17 THERE should be a book written about dryland farming in WA. As I say to many farmers, every year presents a new jigsaw puzzle.
GRAIN growers have been warned to be prepared for the risk of a big year for crop pests and diseases.
22 Mar 17 GRAIN growers have been warned to be prepared for the risk of a big year for crop pests and diseases.
GRAIN growers with flat country subject to waterlogging and salinity could face potential yield losses this season after widespread summer rainfall.
22 Mar 17 GRAIN growers with flat country subject to waterlogging and salinity could face potential yield losses this season after widespread summer rainfall.
ON-FARM storage (OFS) is becoming increasingly prevalent as a means to extract more value for grain, but farmers are being urged to have a clear idea what they want to gain from an investment in storage.
14 Mar 17 ON-FARM storage (OFS) is becoming increasingly prevalent as a means to extract more value for grain, but farmers are being urged to have a clear idea what they want to gain from an...
A LEADING researcher has said government policy in Denmark was accelerating fungicide resistance as the country had fewer options and higher costs due to taxes on more harmful active ingredients in fungicides.
13 Mar 17 A LEADING researcher has said government policy in Denmark was accelerating fungicide resistance as the country had fewer options and higher costs due to taxes on more harmful active...
WHEATBELT farmer Stephen Smith couldn't have chosen a better year to trial a summer cropping program on his Cunderdin farm.
Despite receiving almost half of the farm's annual rainfall quota in January, these crops won't be harvested for grain.
12 Mar 17 WHEATBELT farmer Stephen Smith couldn't have chosen a better year to trial a summer cropping program on his Cunderdin farm. Despite receiving almost half of the farm's annual rainfall...
FARMERS may be throwing up to $200 worth of grain on the ground every hectare by harvesting too fast.
08 Mar 17 FARMERS may be throwing up to $200 worth of grain on the ground every hectare by harvesting too fast.
LARGE quantities of low protein wheat has forced Japan noodle wheat tenders to reduce minimum requirements for noodle wheat protein blends this year.
27 Feb 17 LARGE quantities of low protein wheat has forced Japan noodle wheat tenders to reduce minimum requirements for noodle wheat protein blends this year.
A GAIN of about $60 a hectare across last season's canola and wheat crops has Carl Moltoni, Yathroo, contemplating using a seeding fertiliser treatment again this year.
24 Feb 17 A GAIN of about $60 a hectare across last season's canola and wheat crops has Carl Moltoni, Yathroo, contemplating using a seeding fertiliser treatment again this year.
FOLLOWING the extremely wet conditions through most parts of the Great Southern last year, canola growers in the area can use findings from a grower-led canola variety trial to make informed decisions on their crop choices for this year.
12 Feb 17 FOLLOWING the extremely wet conditions through most parts of the Great Southern last year, canola growers in the area can use findings from a grower-led canola variety trial to make...
DEEP-ripping trials on Wes Harding's mixed-cropping property have given the Ongerup grower something to think about, as 2016 results are collaborated.
02 Feb 17 DEEP-ripping trials on Wes Harding's mixed-cropping property have given the Ongerup grower something to think about, as 2016 results are collaborated.
BREAKTHROUGH research by the University of WA could open up more opportunities for finding drought tolerant wheat varieties.
Plant geneticist and plant breeder Guijun Yan, from UWA's School of Agriculture and Environment and Institute of Agriculture, led the world-first research to develop climate ready crops that are adapted to water stress.
02 Feb 17 BREAKTHROUGH research by the University of WA could open up more opportunities for finding drought tolerant wheat varieties. Plant geneticist and plant breeder Guijun Yan, from UWA's...
A GRAINS industry analyst says a double whammy of large quantities of ASW wheat and both farmers and the trade seeking to sell wheat of this grade has sent the ASW discount to APW quality wheat open up to levels higher than those on the world market.
01 Feb 17 A GRAINS industry analyst says a double whammy of large quantities of ASW wheat and both farmers and the trade seeking to sell wheat of this grade has sent the ASW discount to APW...
QUINOA trials in the northern and central Wheatbelt last season may have been disappointing, but it seems the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) is having more luck with its spring-sown crop in the State's South West.
30 Jan 17  1 QUINOA trials in the northern and central Wheatbelt last season may have been disappointing, but it seems the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) is having more luck with its...

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Reality of supply and demand. I remember many oat marketers including CBH saying while they were
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At a $114 per tonne i feel like we have been bent over & abused .They went out of their way to
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The author makes two great points: 1) Investment in people is a huge opportunity 2) Employees
20 Mar 17 A new era for Western Australian politics is underway after the Labor Party's new-look cabinet was sworn in on Friday on the back of an emphatic election victory on March 11.
A new era for Western Australian politics is underway after the Labor Party's new-look cabinet was sworn in on Friday on the back of an emphatic election victory on March 11.20 Mar 17 A new era for Western Australian politics is underway after the Labor Party's new-look cabinet was sworn in on...