MFMG and SADGA Combined Crop Walk
Oct 12

MFMG and SADGA Combined Crop Walk

Date & Time
12 October 2022 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
(UTC+10:30) Australia/Adelaide


Wednesday 12th October 2022

9:30 am (SA) includes Lunch and Dinner concludes 6:00 pm (Vic)

A full day of crop walks and trial inspections spread across two states Limestone Coast, South Australia and western Wimmera.


Registration is essential.  To register click here


Map of Cropwalk Sites available for viewing and download from here


9:30 am (SA)

Elders Durum Trial (corner of Cameron Road & Edward Road) 7 km north of Padthaway - see maps


  • Victrato seed treatment for crown rot control - David Hosking, Syngenta


  • Overwatch pre-emergent control of rye grass - Adam Hancock, Elders Agronomist Naracoorte and Richard Mould, FMC


  • Voraxor Option for mixing for ARG control in a rotation - Lyndon May, Elders Tech Services

10:15 am

  • Gross Margin Trial Bread Wheat v Durum - Ethan Vogelsang local grower



10:25 am

Travel to GRDC Durum & Research Trials at Frances

approx 40 min drive (see map)

11:05 am

  • Latest durum cultivars - Jessamy Bennett, Kalyx and Dan Vater, AGT and Josh Reichstein, InterGrain


  • Best practice weed and disease management - Bridget Doyle, Kalyx


  • Crown Rot report – Dr Hugh Wallwork

11:45 am

Lunch at Frances (venue TBA)



12:30 pm

Travel to Wolseley GRDC Research Trial on David Makin’s property

approx 45 min drive (see map)

13:15 pm

  • Herbicide options to control rye grass - Jessamy Bennett, Kalyx


  • AGT variety trials - Dan Vater, AGT


  • InterGrain variety trials - Josh Reichstein, InterGrain


  • Victrato seed dressing – David Hosking, Syngenta


  • Liquid Overwatch – Richard Mould, FMC



14:00 pm

Travel to Kaniva NVT Pulse Site

(approx. 30 minute drive plus 30 minute border time change) see maps

15:00 pm (Vic)

  • NVT pulse trials - Bridget Doyle, Kalyx and Nathan Tink, Western Ag



15:30 pm

Travel to NVT Bread Wheat, Durum & Barley Trial Site

approx 10 min

15:40 pm

  • New varieties - Nathan Tink, Western Ag


  • AGT varieties - Rob Harris, AGT


  • InterGrain varieties - Josh Reichstein/ Bonnie Jupp, InterGrain


  • Crown Rot report – Dr Hugh Wallwork

16:20 pm

  • Birchip Cropping Group crown rot trial using Victrato - Kate Finger BCG Project Manager and David Hosking Syngenta

16:30 pm

BBQ Dinner at Alwyn Dyers Shed plus Sponsor Reports



18:00 pm

Official event conclusion with closing acknowledgements
















































MFMG & SADGA Combined Crop Walk 2022


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Event Location
Durum trial site (various locations throughout the day, this is the start point)
Cameron Road and Edward Road corner
Padthaway SA

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