Regional and Seasonal content

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The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development assessed the potential and reported wheat yield of the 18 million hectares of agricultural land in the south-west of Western Australia

Gully erosion is a severe form of land degradation affecting infrastructure, paddock management and property access.

Historical frost occurence and severity maps for the years 1975-2020 and the months July to October, for the South West Land Division.

Identification of livestock is required by law under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement of Stock and Apiaries) Regulations 2013 [BAM (IMSA) Regulations].

Identification of livestock is required by law under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Identification and Movement of Stock and Apiaries) Regulations 2013 [BAM (IMSA) Regulations].

Many new navel and Valencia orange varieties have become available in recent years and are currently being evaluated under West Australian conditions.

Plant available water (PAW) is a key determinant of potential yield in dryland agriculture.

Rainfall to date graphs show the amount of rainfall accumulated from the start of the grain growing season and can be used as a tool in the seasonal decision-making process.

Many new varieties of mandarins and tangors have become available in Western Australia with desirable traits for consumers such as few or no seeds and loose skin (easy peel).

The fall armyworm moth (Spodoptera frugiperda) is a plant pest that can damage a wide variety of crops.

Pruning is a cultural practice involving the removal of tree branches and limbs.

Summer weeds can rob subsequent crops of soil nitrogen and stored soil water. They can also reduce crop emergence by causing physical and/or chemical interference at seeding time.

‘Risk-aware’ growers can implement strategies to reduce and avoid unnecessary introduction and spread of weeds.

Herbicides play a vital role in integrated weed management programs.

'Regional Research Agronomy' is the abbreviated working title for the 'Building crop protection and crop production agronomy research and development capacity in regional Western Australia' project

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s (DPIRD) Statistical Seasonal Forecast (SSF) outlook for November 2020 to January 2021 is 40-80% chance of exceeding median rainfall...

When selecting a wheat variety to implement in a farming system, it is important to be aware of the variety's disease package to plan management options. The disease resistance ratings for wheat va

eConnected's IoT Grants Program, which is designed to assist in overcoming challenges that remain with regard to ‘on-farm connectivity’, is already providing benefits.

Fifteen Internet of Things (IoT) Program projects are now live across the state!

The $580 000 WA Internet of Things (IoT) DecisionAg Grant Program (Program) is focused on demonstrating agricultural digital technology (ag-tech) solutions to WA growers and school students in the

  

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