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‘No-till Bill’ gives new wheat variety Havoc the tick of approval

January 1, 2019


Bill Crabtree tested new Havoc wheat in a large-scale farm trial.

WA agronomist and no-till advocate Bill Crabtree is always on the lookout for innovative practices and products to implement on-farm, and the 2018 season was no different, with the grower running a wheat variety trial which put new wheat variety Havoc up against his mainstays.

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Dysart’s Gregg family wins Mark Donaldson Memorial Shield

September 18, 2018


Competition judge and CQ Commodities manager Craig Wade with Mark Donaldson Memorial winners Nigel and Brian Gregg.

The Gregg family at Kolora, 35km east of Dysart, have won the respected Mark Donaldson Memorial Shield with a crop of MR-Bazley sorghum that yielded 6.5 tonnes per hectare.

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Savings on hybrid canola seed on offer to growers

August 23, 2018


Pacific Seeds canola manager Justin Kudnig says growers have the potential to extract more value by planting either of two popular Hyola hybrids.

Australian canola growers have the potential to save money on their seed input costs and extract more value if they plant either of two very popular hybrid TT canola varieties in 2019.

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