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19 December 2016

Smoke exposure of grapevines and the development of smoke-related characteristics in the resulting wines is an increasing issue for the wine industry.

18 January 2017

Pigs are much more sensitive to heat than other animals so during periods of hot weather it is important to look at ways to reduce heat stress.

22 November 2016

Water is the most important nutrient for pigs. When we think of nutrients we often only think about pig feed: carbohydrates, fats, proteins, minerals and vitamins.

27 May 2016

WeedWatcher has been retired and replaced by MyWeedWatcher. Use MyWeedWatcher to record community surveillance of weeds.

22 November 2016

Australian sweet lupins (Lupinus angustifolius L.) are currently utilised as a valuable protein source in pig diets.

16 November 2016

Artificial breeding is the use of technologies such as artificial insemination and embryo transfer. Artificial insemination (AI) involves placing semen directly into the uterus.

6 September 2016

This Fertiliser Calculator compares the nutrient content of more than 1500 commercially-available fertilisers.

10 January 2017

Use the canola seeding rate calculator for the easiest way to calculate the seeding rate.

22 November 2016

When feeding pigs it is important to consider the nutritional requirements as there is no such thing as a ‘standard‘ diet.

1 September 2016

The Irrigation Calculator provides broad guidance for water requirements of commercial crops produced in Western Australia.

12 September 2016

One in twenty year total May-October (inclusive) rainfall figures for 661 locations in the South-West agricultural region.

19 January 2017

This canola diagnostic tool is a comprehensive tool that combines paddock and crop symptoms in one resource.

19 January 2017

This barley diagnostic tool is a comprehensive tool that combines paddock and crop symptoms in one resource.

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The MyCrop Oats app is the one stop shop for your oat agronomy needs and forms part of a suite of interactive crop agronomy tools.

28 October 2016

White rot of Allium species (caused by Sclerotium cepivorum) has been confirmed in garlic from a Perth backyard and a property in the Swan Valley.

9 February 2017

The Crop Sequence Calculator is an online tool to compare crop sequence options. The tool is based on trial results and historic data from Western Australia.

23 February 2017

Western Australia (WA) usually accounts for between 50 and 60 per cent of Australian wheat exports and typically 40 – 50 per cent of Australian barley and oat exports.

27 February 2017

The MyPestGuide app is part of the Boosting Biosecurity Defences project, led by DAFWA and made possible by Royalties for Regions.

8 March 2017

The following information is a summary of the presentation 'Farm machinery – understanding the true cost and getting the best value out of machinery' delivered by Department of Agriculture and Food

22 March 2017

This wheat diagnostic tool is a comprehensive tool that combines paddock and crop symptoms in one resource.

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