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Old herbicide classification makes way for the future

Resistance management whether it’s related to fungicides, insecticides or herbicides, is critical to the long-term sustainability of our industry. Australia is at the forefront of…

Cropping, Seasons

New tools to keep ahead of evolving annual ryegrass resistance

Reports of the continued evolution of annual ryegrass herbicide resistance across the country’s major cropping regions has once again reinforced the push for growers to…

Cropping, Seasons

Significant advantages for Australian growers from new nematicide

Corteva agriscience Australia is pleased to announce the first global registration of Salibro® Reklemel® active nematicide. Corteva agriscience Australia regulatory and policy manager, Greg Mitchell…

Cropping, Seasons

Making glyphosate go further

The now standard practice of controlling weeds in summer fallows primarily with glyphosate will shift slightly this summer. Many growers are now looking to reduce…

Cropping, Seasons

Getting the job done with Rancona Dimension

When you have a problem, you just need to find something that will get the job done. In the case of Ryan and Sarah Kluska,…

Cropping, Seasons

The ultimate adjuvant for your summer spray program

SST’s Companion has been used by farmers for nearly 25 years and it has truly stood the test of time for performance, reliability, quality and…

Cropping, Seasons

Sivanto® prime – tough on horticultural pests, but safe for beneficial species

The Australian fruit and vegetable industry is set to benefit from stronger and more sustainable pest control, with the launch of Sivanto® prime, a new…

Cropping, Seasons

New fungicide delivers flexible control of key almond diseases

Orchardists can now manage all key almond diseases while being better able to adjust fungicide programs to their needs, thanks to the registration of Seguris®…

Cropping, Seasons

A promising debut season for Belanty in Stanthorpe

They’re pretty good judges of the best way to grow healthy, appetising apples in Stanthorpe, in Queensland’s southern downs. After all, it’s home to the…

Horticulture, Seasons

New benchmark for grass, broadleaf weed control is coming

Consistent results from extensive crop trials over a number of years is sending strong signals to wheat and barley growers that a new industry benchmark…

Cropping, Seasons

Vantacor insecticide enhances an already outstanding product

The major benefits for pulse and cotton growers of Altacor insecticide have been enhanced by its successor in the marketplace, FMC’s new Vantacor® insecticide. For…

Cropping, Seasons

Valor brings flexibility to weed control

Valor® 500 WG Herbicide used prior to planting both winter and summer crops offers outstanding flexibility and boosts efforts in combating resistant weeds. With the…

Cropping, Seasons