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MAY 2018, No. 320

 

Speakers

  • TBC

 

Articles

  • Review of talk from last CSS meeting – Dale Grey
  • Soilborne disease update
  • Summer weeds survey of SA.

 

MARCH  2018, No. 319

 

Speakers

  • Kenton Porker (SARDI) – Management of early sown slow developing wheat Barley variety update and agronomy management.
  • Rob Wheeler (GRDC) – Wheat variety review and getting more from NVT online

 

Articles

  • Minimum tillage and acid soil challenges
  • Nutrition packages for wheat on sands
  • Survey of summer weeds in SA.

OCTOBER 2017, No. 318

 

Speakers

  • Gurjeet Gill and Ben Fleet – University of Adelaide – Competitive Crops
  • Stuart Milde – AGT –S4 advanced breeding trial and glasshouse facility
  • Ben Fleet (for Sam Kleemann) – Canola competition and pre-emergents & Wheat competition and time of sowing.

 

Articles

  • Vale Neville Mildren
  • Careers scholarships – full steam ahead
  • Grains and fodder competition

SEPTEMBER 2017, No. 317

 

Speakers

  • Andrew Whitelaw – Mercado – Manager of strategy & Development /Grain Market Analyst Easter Bunny, Santa Claus, Tooth Fairy & Non-GM premiums: What do they have in common?
  • Osman Mewett – Director – Crop Biotechnology Policy – CropLife Australia 21 years of GM crops in Australia: what’s coming next?

 

Articles

  • The Business side of Farming
  • Benchmarking and identifying gaps in production
  • A discussion about Winter barley – Is it an early sowing opportunity for southern Australian barley growers?
  • Cereal Aphid Risk Assessment South Australia (CARASA)

AUGUST 2017, No. 316

 

Speakers

  • Mike Krause – (P2P Agri) – Plan to Profit – Knowing your financial drivers
  • Simon Vogt – (Rural Directions) – Key profit drivers in grain businesses in Southern Australia
  • Andrew Etherton – (GRDC) – National Paddock Survey – Looking at yield limiting economics

 

Articles

  • Keeping an eye on global temperatures
  • Potassium Fertiliser Alleviates Drought and Frost Stress in Wheat
  • Are you happy with the Agricultural Revolution?

JULY 2017, No. 315

 

Speakers

  • Tom Blake and Andrew Lehmann – Agxtra
    Europe and UK Research Tour
  • Greg Mutze Biosecurity SA
    Mice in crop and harvest

 

Articles

  • AV Weather Forecast for 2017.
  • Herbicide control of Flaxleaf Fleabane in Wheat 2016.
  • Maximise Clethodim performance: Impact of frost.
  • Crop Science Society of SA Inc Treasurers Report 2016/17.
  • The Constitution of the Crop Science Society of SA Inc.

September 2015, No. 303

 

Speakers

  • Judith Ateieno
  • Jeff Braun
  • Pat Guerin

 

Articles

  • Summer Weed Control – When can I spray?
  • On the go soil and plant sensing
  • The genetics of salinity tolerance in chickpea (Cicer arietinum)
August 2015, No. 302

Speakers

  • Craig Davis
  • Dr Glenn McDonald – University of Adelaide

 

Articles

  • Cereal varietal herbicide tolerance – 2014 results
  • Massive gene amplification of the target enzyme provides great brome with resistance to glyphosate

Tony Rathjen Student Contribution Award

Tony Rathjen Grower Award

July 2015, No. 301

It’s that time of the year again. Get behind your Crop Science Society and attend our AGM this coming Wednesday!

Speakers

  • Kenton Porker: PhD Candidate -­‐ University of Adelaide
  • Lachlan Lake: Senior Research Officer -­‐ SARDI

 

Articles

  • Triallate resistance confirmed in annual ryegrass from SA
  • Sodium, calcium and magnesium ratios in soils of NW Victoria, Australia may restrict
    root growth and crop production
  • Understanding more about chickpea physiology and yield under drought and temperature stress
  • Turkey and wheat growing
June 2015, No. 300

Our 300th Newsletter doesn’t disappoint – a ‘scoop’ report on the strategy for controlling BWYV and exciting developments from the prestigious zero- toxin vetch program….Happy reading!

Speakers

  • John Both (Nufarm & Crop Care)
  • Ashley Pilkington (Adama)
  • Lyndon Mat (BASF)
  • Mick Lines (Dow AgroSciences)
  • Graham Hatcher (Bayer)

 

Articles

  • Final Report: GRDC DAS00151: Project Information, analysis and strategy for the Beet western yellows virus (BWYV) and its aphid vector outbreak in canola and pulses
  • Progress To-ward a Zero-Toxin Vetch, at the Waite (2015)
  • White Grain Disorder of Wheat in South Australia
April 2015, No. 299

Speakers

  • Michael Nash: SARDI, Entomology
  • Greg Mutze: Biosecurity SA

 

Articles

  • Screening for eyespot resistance: Findings from trials at Cummins, Tarlee and Templers
  • Can we use nitrogen research to better inform risky business?
March 2015, No. 298

Speakers

  • Darren Ray: Senior Meteorologist/Climatologist
  • Marg Evans: Plant Pathologist

 

Articles

  • Sowing Strategies to Improve Productivity on Sandy Mallee Soils
  • Optimising the Impact of Glyphosate
February 2015, No. 297

Speakers

  • Rob Wheeler on NVT.
  • Peter Boutsalis: University of Adelaide & Plant Science Consulting

 

Articles

  • Harvest weed seed control – Narrow windrow burning
  • Managing sowing date and variety selection to minimise risk and maximise yield