Dung Beetle Workshop
Jul
18
8:30 AM08:30

Dung Beetle Workshop

  • Mingenew Irwin Group Bankwest Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
  • Basic biology of dung beetles – when active, life cycle, what they feed on, what dung beetle activity in dung looks like

  • Brief history of dung beetles being introduced to Australia, why we need introduced species, a brief explanation of the project

  • What services we know they provide

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GRDC Fertiliser Workshop
Aug
5
11:00 AM11:00

GRDC Fertiliser Workshop

· General topics include:

· Fertiliser K efficacy - form, timing and placement

· Build-up and rundown of soil P

· Legume-derived N (how much, how available and pattern of availability to subsequent crops)

· NPK dynamics in soils (adsorption/desorption, fixation, “buffering”, influence of pH)

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GRDC Early and effective summer weed control workshop
Feb
5
1:00 PM13:00

GRDC Early and effective summer weed control workshop

  • Bankwest Building, Mingenew Irwin Group (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This half-day workshop aims to give growers the motivation and skills to manage summer weeds early and with the best possible techniques. It is designed to help growers correctly identify summer weeds seedlings and select the best herbicides and non-herbicide techniques to manage them in preparation for the 2019 cropping season.

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