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This project aims to determine the spread of emerging summer weeds and deliver new knowledge on the biology and management of these emerging summer and winter weeds, with an overall aim of increasi

This management strategy provides an opportunity to control weed seed set in the pasture and during harvest.

One method of weed control is to remove weed seeds in the fallow, stubble and pre-sowing phase.

Flower Power is an online tool to predict wheat flowering times of up to three different varieties at the same time and the risk of frost or heat stress in your location.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s (DPIRD) Statistical Seasonal Forecast (SSF) system for autumn, March to May 2019, is indicating mixed chances of exceeding median...

Expressions of interest for membership to the three Industry Funding Scheme (IFS) management committees are now open.

Mangoes have been identified as a promising crop for organic production. They are suitable because of a low nitrogen requirement and relatively low incidence of pests and diseases.

The underlying principle of organic crop production is "healthy plants grow from healthy soil". It is a whole system approach and as far as practical a closed system.

Transition to a system of organic mango production will vary according to your situation and current management system.

Land capability assessment is used to identify the potential for agricultural and non-agricultural land uses. It considers specific requirements of the land use and also identifies potenti

Many practices are transferable from a conventional system to an organic system of growing mangoes.

Claying involves adding and incorporating clay-rich subsoil into water repellent topsoil to overcome the repellence.

Expressions of Interest (EOIs) have been sought under the State Government's new Grainbelt Digital Enhancement Project.

In 2017, over 7 million tonnes (estimated) of wheat was harvested in Western Australia.

'Regional Research Agronomy' is the abbreviated working title for the 'Building crop protection and crop production agronomy research and development capacity in regional Western Australia' project

Five-day foot bathing is a treatment option that can be used as a disease reduction measure in winter, spring, or at the start of summer to treat clinically mild forms of footrot in sheep.

This page explains the terms and importance of soil structure (aggregate stability), cation exchange capacity, calcium to magnesium ratio and exchangeable sodium percentage.

An evaporation basin is a natural salt lake or engineered earth structure designed to store and evaporate saline water.

In July 2017,  information days were held to advise agribusiness on supporting sheep farmers through the dry season.

African swine fever (ASF) is a highly contagious virus that causes an often fatal disease in pigs and wild boar.

  

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