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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