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2013 Crop Updates

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The 2013 Agribusiness Crop Updates was held from 25th - 26th February, 2013 at CROWN PERTH (formerly known as Burswood Entertainment Complex)

Papers from the 2013 Agribusiness Crop Updates are available from the Event App - http://eventmobi.com/cropupdates2013/#!/

Or scroll down to view the full list of papers and presentations. 

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View the papers & presentations for the 2013 WA Agribusiness Crop Updates here:

DAY 1 - Monday, 25th February, 2013

SESSION 1 - Varieties and Agronomy 

Which variety should I grow? - Getting the most out of the new long-term yield analysis from NVT.

Kelly, Alison et al - Presented Paper Kelly, Alison et al - Presented Paper (136 KB)

Kelly, Alison - Presentation Kelly, Alison - Presentation (744 KB)

Wheat 2012 NVT trail results and key agronomy issues.

Young, Kevin - Presented Paper Young, Kevin - Presented Paper (250 KB)

Young, Kevin - Presentation Young, Kevin - Presentation (420 KB)

SESSION 2 - Pest Management 

Pratylenchus teres - WA's home grown Root Lesion Nematode (RLN)

Collins, Sarah - Presented Paper Collins, Sarah - Presented Paper (67 KB)

Collins, Sarah - Presentation Collins, Sarah - Presentation (3119 KB)

Priorities for pest management for the 2013 crop.

Micic, Svetlana et al - Presented Paper 1 Micic, Svetlana et al - Presented Paper 1 (145 KB)

Micic, Svetlana et al - Presented Paper 2 Micic, Svetlana et al - Presented Paper 2 (105 KB)

Micic, Svetlana et al - Presentation Micic, Svetlana et al - Presentation (1628 KB)

 

SESSION 3 - Climate and Weather

Bureau of Meteorology climate forecasting - the move to POAMA modelling.

Cook, Glenn - Presentation Cook, Glenn - Presentation (1247 KB)

 

Seasonal forecast update for 2013.

Evans, Fiona - Presentation Evans, Fiona - Presentation (671 KB)

 

Assessment of climate change projections for WA - new tools for adaptation.

Foster, Ian - Presented Paper Foster, Ian - Presented Paper (108 KB)

Foster, Ian - Presentation Foster, Ian - Presentation (1813 KB)

 

SESSION 4 - Farm Management 

A decadal assessment of farm performance: any learnings?

Kingwell, Ross et al - Presented Paper Kingwell, Ross et al - Presented Paper (175 KB)

Kingwell, Ross et al - Presentation Kingwell, Ross et al - Presentation (591 KB)

Financing agricultural businesses in the 21st century.

Hall, Eric - Presentation Hall, Eric - Presentation (618 KB)

 

SESSION 5 - Varieties and Agronomy

Malting barley varieties and their management in WA.

Paynter, Blakely et al - Presented Paper Paynter, Blakely et al - Presented Paper (61 KB)

Paynter, Blakely et al - Presentation Paynter, Blakely et al - Presentation (761 KB)

Canola 2012 NVT trial results and key agronomy issues.

Lamond, Michael - Presentation Lamond, Michael - Presentation (1244 KB)

Pulse profitability for 2013.

Meldrum, Alan et al - Presented Paper Meldrum, Alan et al - Presented Paper (69 KB)

Meldrum, Alan et al - Presentation Meldrum, Alan et al - Presentation (372 KB)

SESSION 6 - Weed Management 

Control weeds in your fence lines and stop herbicide resistance spread.

Peltzer, Sally et al - Presented Paper Peltzer, Sally et al - Presented Paper (420 KB)

Peltzer, Sally et al - Presentation Peltzer, Sally et al - Presentation (6939 KB)

Compete with weeds - give your crop heaven and your weeds hell.

Newman, Peter et al - Presented Paper 2 Newman, Peter et al - Presented Paper 2 (205 KB)

Newman, Peter - Presentation 2 Newman, Peter - Presentation 2 (11851 KB)

Focus paddocks - remaining weeds are hard to control.

Newman, Peter - Presented Paper 1 Newman, Peter - Presented Paper 1 (101 KB)

Newman Peter - Presentation 1 Newman Peter - Presentation 1 (4890 KB)

SESSION 7 - Plant Nutrition

Use soil test to inform change from phosphorus build up to maintenance for more profits.

Wong, Mike et al - Presented Paper Wong, Mike et al - Presented Paper (82 KB)

Wong, Mike et al - Presentation Wong, Mike et al - Presentation (1149 KB)

Crop rotation and liming history affect the availability of soil phosphorus.

Scanlan, Craig et al - Presented Paper Scanlan, Craig et al - Presented Paper (343 KB)

Scanlan, Craig et al - Presentation 1 Scanlan, Craig et al - Presentation 1 (1765 KB)

Is it worth subsoil testing for Nitrogen?

Oliver, Yvette et al - Presented Paper 1 Oliver, Yvette et al - Presented Paper 1 (146 KB)

Oliver, Yvette et al - Presentation 1 Oliver, Yvette et al - Presentation 1 (807 KB)

SESSION 8 - Supply Chain 

Future European demand for oilseeds.

Dusser, Philippe - Presentation Dusser, Philippe - Presentation (1067 KB)

Wheat quality and market opportunities for WA.

Mills, Cindy - Presentation Mills, Cindy - Presentation (539 KB)

Global Barley marketing issues.

Stuart, John - Presentation Stuart, John - Presentation (1745 KB)

SESSION 9 - Extension 

Adoption trends in the Liebe area and what it means for the Industry.

Hollamby, Nadine - Presented Paper Hollamby, Nadine - Presented Paper (131 KB)

Hollamby, Nadine et al - Presentation Hollamby, Nadine et al - Presentation (784 KB)

SESSION 10 - Frost Management 

Update on Frost pre-breeding research.

Biddulph, Ben - Presented Paper Biddulph, Ben - Presented Paper (71 KB)

SESSION 11 - Cropping Systems

Maximising canola gross returns through variety choice and optimisation of plant populations in lower rainfall regions across Australia.

Kudnig, Justin et al - Presentation Kudnig, Justin et al - Presentation (1023 KB)


SESSION 12 - Supply Chain - No paper or presentation

DAY 2 - Tuesday, 26th February, 2013

SESSION 13 - Soil Management 

Effective soil acidity management requires knowledge at the farm, state and national scale.

Gazey, Chris - Presented Paper Gazey, Chris - Presented Paper (681 KB)

Gazey, Chris - PowerPoint Presentation Gazey, Chris - PowerPoint Presentation (1681 KB)

Yield, soil water economic benefits of long follow.

Oliver, Yvette et al - Presented Paper 2 Oliver, Yvette et al - Presented Paper 2 (135 KB)

Oliver, Yvette et al - Presentation 2 Oliver, Yvette et al - Presentation 2 (472 KB)

SESSION 14 - Weed Management

Understanding and managing proposed different development stages of herbicide resistance in wild radish.

Campbell, Bill - Presented Paper Campbell, Bill - Presented Paper (475 KB)

Cross-resistance between proxasulfone (Sakura), S-metolachlor, prosulfocard (Boxer Gold), triallate (Avadex), propyzamide and trifluralin in ryegrass. Is there any option for management?

Busi, Roberto - Presented Paper Busi, Roberto - Presented Paper (45 KB)

Busi, Roberto - Presentation Busi, Roberto - Presentation (2215 KB)

SESSION 15 - Cropping Systems

Grazing crops in a dry year.

Barrett-Lennard, Philip - Presented Paper Barrett-Lennard, Philip - Presented Paper (103 KB)

Barrett-Lennard, Philip - Presentation Barrett-Lennard, Philip - Presentation (2748 KB)

The effect of crop rotations and residue level on wheat yield and gross margins. 

Flower, Ken - Paper Flower, Ken - Paper (299 KB)

Flower, Ken - Presentation Flower, Ken - Presentation (1674 KB)

SESSION 16 - New Products and Services

PGR in cereals and Moddus Evo.

Staines, Brian et al - Presented Paper Staines, Brian et al - Presented Paper (274 KB)

Staines, Brian et al - Presentation Staines, Brian et al - Presentation (907 KB)

New Barley Variety Identification test.

Harborne, Rob - Presentation Harborne, Rob - Presentation (184 KB)

Canola Breeders TT and RR dual herbicide tolerant hybrid Canola for management of herbicide tolerant weeds.

Cowling, Wallace - Presentation Cowling, Wallace - Presentation (552 KB)

Pre-harvest weed control in Canola with Roundup attack.

SESSION 17 - Soil Management - Water Repellence

Managing nutrition on soils that have been treated for water repellence by cultivation.

Scanlan, Craig et al - Presented Paper 2 Scanlan, Craig et al - Presented Paper 2 (489 KB)

Grower adoption and implementation of strategies to manage soil water repellence, in farming systems.

Davies, Stephen - Presented Paper Davies, Stephen - Presented Paper (178 KB)

Davies, Stephen - Presentation Davies, Stephen - Presentation (1665 KB)

SESSION 18 - Crop Management

What to do with a wet summer: summer weeds, soil water and subsequent crop yield.

Ward, Phil et al - Presented Paper Ward, Phil et al - Presented Paper (50 KB)

Ward, Phil et al - Presentation Ward, Phil et al - Presentation (1629 KB)

A meta-analysis of 30 years of DAFWA's field trials on fungicide management of yellow spot septoria nodorum blotch disease complex of wheat in WA.

Salam, Kawsar et al - Presented Paper Salam, Kawsar et al - Presented Paper (217 KB)

Salam, Kawsar et al - Presentation Salam, Kawsar et al - Presentation (605 KB)

SESSION 19 - Cropping Systems

Pathways to more grain farming profit by CTF in WA.

Riethmuller, Glen - Presented Paper Riethmuller, Glen - Presented Paper (190 KB)

Riethmuller, Glen et al - Presentation Riethmuller, Glen et al - Presentation (1314 KB)

Adoption and management of dry seeding practices across the WA wheatbelt.

Celenza, Lauren - Presented Paper Celenza, Lauren - Presented Paper (110 KB)

Celenza, Lauren - Presentation Celenza, Lauren - Presentation (1694 KB)

SESSION 20 - New Products and Services

Success NEO insecticide controls Diamondback moth in Canola.

Downard, Paul - Presented Paper Downard, Paul - Presented Paper (190 KB)

Downard, Paul - Presentation Downard, Paul - Presentation (298 KB)

Transform Insecticide (sulfoxaflor): for control of aphids in Canola in WA.

Annetts, Robert - Presented Paper Annetts, Robert - Presented Paper (154 KB)

Annetts, Robert - Presentation Annetts, Robert - Presentation (919 KB)

Building knowledge - markets and innovation.

Cox, Barry - Presentation Cox, Barry - Presentation (459 KB)

Submitted Papers Not Presented:

Amjad, Mohammad - Can we predict the best wheat variety for acid Al toxic soils? Amjad, Mohammad - Can we predict the best wheat variety for acid Al toxic soils? (101 KB)

Anderson, Geoff et al - Critical values for soil P, K and S Anderson, Geoff et al - Critical values for soil P, K and S (105 KB)

Batt, Peter et al - Factors influencing the purchase of bread in a retail store in Perth, Western Au Batt, Peter et al - Factors influencing the purchase of bread in a retail store in Perth, Western Au (106 KB)

Batt, Peter et al - The value of quality assurance systems for grain growers in Western Australia Batt, Peter et al - The value of quality assurance systems for grain growers in Western Australia (104 KB)

 

Borger, John et al - Tolerance of subtropical grasses to in-crop grass Borger, John et al - Tolerance of subtropical grasses to in-crop grass (107 KB)

Dhammu, Harmohinder - Herbicide Tolerance of Bannister Oats Dhammu, Harmohinder - Herbicide Tolerance of Bannister Oats (138 KB)

Dhammu, Harmohinder et al - Herbicide tolerance of the new albus lupin variety Amira Dhammu, Harmohinder et al - Herbicide tolerance of the new albus lupin variety Amira (93 KB)

Flower, Ken et al - Light grazing of stubbles over summer has no impact on notill crop yield Flower, Ken et al - Light grazing of stubbles over summer has no impact on notill crop yield (96 KB)

French, Bob et al - Wheat genotypes differ in response to early water deficit French, Bob et al - Wheat genotypes differ in response to early water deficit (83 KB)

 

Galloway, Jean - Environment affects maturation of yellow spot on wheat stubble Galloway, Jean - Environment affects maturation of yellow spot on wheat stubble (193 KB)

Gray, David - Decisions under uncertainty: Seeding wheat before the break Gray, David - Decisions under uncertainty: Seeding wheat before the break (102 KB)

Hamza, Mohammad et al - Significant reduction in specific draft when ripping Hamza, Mohammad et al - Significant reduction in specific draft when ripping (2242 KB)

Harries, Martin et al - Delayed sowing of lupin, a risky strategy to control wild radish. Harries, Martin et al - Delayed sowing of lupin, a risky strategy to control wild radish. (97 KB)

Hashem, Abul et al - Effect of row spacing, nitrogen and weed control on crop and weed Hashem, Abul et al - Effect of row spacing, nitrogen and weed control on crop and weed (46 KB)

 

Hashem, Abul et al - Has annual ryegrass evolved resistance to glyphosate after 12 years Hashem, Abul et al - Has annual ryegrass evolved resistance to glyphosate after 12 years (120 KB)

 

Hills, Andrea at al - Spiroxamine offers an additional cost effective mode of action Hills, Andrea at al - Spiroxamine offers an additional cost effective mode of action (52 KB)

 

Huberli, Daniel et al - Integrated disease management options to control Huberli, Daniel et al - Integrated disease management options to control (293 KB)

 

Kudnig, Justin et al - Investigating Fungicide Best Practice Management to enable Kudnig, Justin et al - Investigating Fungicide Best Practice Management to enable (1322 KB)

Newman, Peter - We can kill wild radish in lupins if we have enough spray capacity Newman, Peter - We can kill wild radish in lupins if we have enough spray capacity (209 KB)

Reynolds, Chad et al - Seed coating and a better knockdown for dry sown crops! Reynolds, Chad et al - Seed coating and a better knockdown for dry sown crops! (976 KB)

Russell, Jeff - Grain Biosecurity: WA grain grower biosecurity practices. Russell, Jeff - Grain Biosecurity: WA grain grower biosecurity practices. (606 KB)

 

Scanlan, Craig et al - Managing fertiliser inputs on high phosphorus status soils Scanlan, Craig et al - Managing fertiliser inputs on high phosphorus status soils (171 KB)

 

Shankar, Manisha et al - Indentifation of novel sources of yellow spot resistance in wheat Shankar, Manisha et al - Indentifation of novel sources of yellow spot resistance in wheat (119 KB)

 

Shankar, Manisha et al - Strategies for genetic enhancement Shankar, Manisha et al - Strategies for genetic enhancement (106 KB)

Sharma, Darshan et al - How much moisture is enough to successfully establish April-sown canola Sharma, Darshan et al - How much moisture is enough to successfully establish April-sown canola (296 KB)

 

Sharma, Darshan et al - Wheat variety selection for managing exposure of dry sown crops Sharma, Darshan et al - Wheat variety selection for managing exposure of dry sown crops (246 KB)

Sivapalan, Siva - Cold tolerance of temperate and tropical rice varieties Sivapalan, Siva - Cold tolerance of temperate and tropical rice varieties (74 KB)