AgMemo - Grains news, October 2018

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A snapshot of some of the latest news and seasonal advice from the department for Western Australian farm businesses in the grains sector.

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In this edition...

Pre-harvest protection 

With harvest fast approaching there is a narrowing window for weed, pest and disease management before the season ends.

New canola publication valuable reference for growers 

A new publication, 'Canola agronomy research in Western Australia’, is now available for canola growers and agronomists to access the latest research to assist them in making decisions about their canola crops for the 2019 season and beyond. 

Frost resources available to assist growers 

DPIRD has a range of resources available to assist growers to assess frost damage in crops and evaluate subsequent management strategies and options.

Canola growers input sought for online survey

Canola growers are being asked to complete a survey to find out how on-farm canola practices have changed in the last two decades.