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Powdery mildew control in wheat

High nitrogen inputs in key wheat growing regions of Australia are leading to greater instances of powdery mildew for grain farmers seeking a bumper crop.…

Cropping

Five tips for your early post emergent crop

With winter crops finally starting to emerge, it’s vital that you take time now and lay the foundations for a successful season. Elders Albury senior…

Cropping

Keeping an eye out for aphids is the best protection against virus

Winter is well and truly here and, luckily for us, crops are out of the ground and powering along. With many areas of Western Australia,…

Cropping

Make June count: invest in the next season’s efficiency with AgTech

The results are in. Australia is set for a bumper winter cropping yield, with research division ABARES reporting anticipated yields 13 per cent above the…

Cropping, Tech Services

Elders backs rice growers with specialist experience

The support you need to grow rice profitably is as close as your local Elders agronomist. Whether your crop is drilled or aerially sown, Elders’…

Cropping

Controlling Bifora

Bifora (Bifora testiculata) is an annual weed in cropping regions. Its presence in grain and hay is considered contamination and will therefore also reduce their market…

Cropping

Green peach aphid control in canola

Green peach aphids attack many crops in Australia, with canola being particularly vulnerable in broadacre cropping areas of the WA grain belt. As agronomist Benita…

Cropping

New tank mix partner a priority for broadleaf weeds

GRAIN growers will have the option to strengthen and broaden their cereal crop management plans in relation to controlling broadleaf weeds, volunteer pulses and canola…

Cropping, Seasons

Start the season with a clean, clear boom sprayer

Urging farmers to prepare for the cropping season with a thorough decontamination of boom sprayers, AgNova says just one residue breach is all it could…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Seasons

SST and the good oil for spray adjuvants

SST Australia’s Kwickin Spray Adjuvant is a high-quality esterified oil-based adjuvant made from a blend of Australian canola oil and non-ionic surfactants. It is suitable…

Cropping, Seasons

Mollusc mitigation – what risks do snails and slugs pose?

Control of snails and slugs requires timely application of baits, based on an understanding of when and where the greatest threats exist. Snails and slugs…

Cropping, Seasons

Next generation aphid control for canola growers

Canola growers will have access to a powerful new insecticide for aphid control this season following the registration of MainMan 500WG insecticide in canola crops. MainMan (500g/kg flonicamid) controls…

Cropping, Seasons