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MFMG Conmurra Crop Walk

Friday November 2, from 2 - 4.30pm

Konetta Road

 

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Reedy Creek Pasture Walk

Wednesday, November 14, 10am – 4pm 

Meet at 10 am at the cattle yards, 199 Starling Lane, Wangolina

 

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Keith Pulse Check Discussion Group Pre-harvest Meeting

Wednesday 7th November at 8:30am Meet at Cox Rural, Keith

 

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Frances Crop Walk

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Come along to Frances and hear about:

 

• The latest tactics for managing herbicide resistant ryegrass in the HRZ and an update on current trials at Frances 

• Fungicide treatments in canola  

• Evaluation of new pre-emergent herbicide for ryegrass control 

• Rhizobia in beans and the latest knowledge on inoculants in acid soils 

• Agronomic Update on NVT and MFMG trials 

• New pre-emergent herbicides for ryegrass control, ryegrass biostimulant trial and an update on Elders agronomic trials 

 

Further details and program can be found  HERE

 

One of the projects being discussed is the collaboration of MacKillop Farm Management Group, the University of Adelaide and Southern Farming Systems on a new two-year GRDC funded project “Development of local strategies to enable the integrated and profitable management of annual ryegrass seed banks in high rainfall zone farming systems of the Southern Region”. For information on this project click HERE 

 

Two demonstration sites have been established locally in 2018 – one at Frances and one at Millicent. The Frances site will be included in the crop walk on Tuesday 14th August. 

 

For more information contact: Katrina Copping on 0428660049 or via email walteela410@gmail.com

 

 

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