January 19, 2019
In dry growing conditions, peanut mites can cause more damage than usual. Monitoring is essential.
January 04, 2019
We would like to gather some data about the grain legume industry in the coastal and tablelands regions from Ayr to Grafton and west to Kingaroy.
January 02, 2019
Pre-emergent herbicides can provide the six to eight week weed-free environment needed for summer crop establishment.
January 02, 2019
This series of three videos provides some insights to the marketing options available for growers to manage marketing risk in what can be a volatile global market place.
December 21, 2018
Helicoverpa armigera, is particularly adept at developing resistance to insecticides. Entomologists are strongly recommending that growers make every effort to prolong the effective life of the four newly-registered insecticides for use in mungbean.
December 18, 2018
When weeds are controlled for the first three to six weeks after planting, mungbean and soybean crops can suppress later germinations of weeds and produce higher crop yields when planted on narrower row spacings.
December 09, 2018
Long term, replicated trial data has been updated for soybean varieties Richmond and Hayman, and the sowing times for Hayman have been expanded.
November 26, 2018
Lucerne crown borer can be very damaging to soybean crops. The only opportunity to protect your crop is at planting, using an insecticide seed treatment.
November 25, 2018
To reduce the risk of halo blight and tan spot in mungbeans this summer, use low risk planting seed, choose varieties with higher levels of resistance and avoid paddocks with a history of disease.
November 16, 2018
The GRDC Grower Solutions Groups – Coastal and Hinterland conduct a range of activities aimed at overcoming constraints and making the most of opportunities for grain and pulse production in these higher rainfall zones.