Pulse crops

Crop specific production guides

Best management production guides includes the latest research and trial information for each pulse crop.

Pulse best management training courses

Pulse Australia offers training courses designed for farmers, agronomists and advisors with experience levels ranging from first time growers through to those that have been growing pulses for many years.

Check the events page for the 2016 training course dates and locations.

The courses provide you with both the technical knowledge and practical skills required to achieve more reliable and profitable pulse crop production. By providing the science and reasoning behind current Best Management Practices and the reasons why correct management decisions are so critical to the final outcome including the latest research and advancements in the industry.

These courses have been developed in consultation with the relevant State Departments of Agriculture, are supported by GRDC, and delivered by Pulse Australia in association with your local State Department of Agriculture.

The ten modules of learning covered by the courses are:

  1. Rotational benefits and profitability
  2. Plant physiology
  3. Variety selection
  4. General agronomy
  5. Weed Management
  6. Disease management
  7. Insect management
  8. Desiccation, harvest and storage
  9. Marketing, end uses and standards
  10. Chemical application

For further information contact your local Pulse Australia Development Manager.