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Chickpea wilt


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
India
,
October
2013
Chickpea Wilt
Recognize the problem
Chickpea wilt caused by
Fusarium oxysporum
f. sp.
ciceris
is one of the major
yield limiting factors in chickpea and is also known as

Mar disease

in Marathi.
The disease causes
10–90%
yield losses annually in chickpea. When the
disease occurs at seedling stage, seedlings collapse and lie flat on the...

plantwise.org

Cultural control of the Andean potato weevil


Sunn pest of wheat


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FACTSHEETS FOR FARMERS
www.plantwise.org
Created in
Afghanistan
,
October
2012
Sunn Pest of Wheat
Recognize the problem
The Sunn pest is a dusty brown insect that is found all over Afghanistan
especially on wheat, barley and oat crops. After hatching from an egg, it has
five growth stages and four of them feed on wheat. Their eggs are green and
are laid in groups. Adults have a typical triangular head.
Background
Sunn pests damage the...

plantwise.org

Wintercereals north manual July13


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Winter cereals* insect pest management  
Northern grains region  
*Winter  ce
reals
 include  wheat,  barley, oats,  canary  and  triticale.Compiled  by  Melina  Miles, July 2013   
This publication has  been compiled  by Melina  Miles of Crop  and Food  Science,  Queensland  Department  of Agriculture, Fisheries  and 
Forestry,  and draws  on previous publications and  original research  by DPI  Entomologists  over a number  of...

ipmguidelinesforgrains.com.au

Cover Crops for Sustainable Crop Rotations


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06/15
CONTENTS
This bulletin is a companion to
SARE’s Cover Crop Topic Room, an
online collection of select, mostly
SARE-based resources on cover
crops. Information is available at
www.SARE.org/Cover-Crops on
the following topics:
Selection and ManageMent
econoMicS
eStabliShMent
no-till
Soil and Fertility
ManageMent
Water ManageMent
PeSt ManageMent
croP rotationS
MiScellaneouS
SARE’s Topic Rooms contain
dozens of publications, videos and
other...

sare.org

GrowNote Barley West 8 Nematodes


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SYMPTOMS AND DETECTION | VARIETAL RESISTANCE OR TOLERANCE |
MANAGEMENT OF NEMATODES | TESTING FOR ROOT-LESION NEMATODES
WESTERN
SEPTEMBER 2018
SECTION 8
NEMATODE MANAGEMENT
BARLEY
1 NEMAtoDE MANAgEMENt
seCtIon 8 BARLEY
WESTERN
JUNE 2017
Nematode management
Root-lesion nemtodes (RLN; Pratylenchus spp.) are microscopic, worm-like animals
that extract nutrients from plants, causing yield loss. 1
Root-lesion nematodes are found over 5.74...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Barley West 3 Planting


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SEED TREATMENTS | TIME OF SOWING | TARGETED PLANT POPULATION |
ROW SPACING | SOWING DEPTH | SOWING EQUIPMENT
WESTERN
SEPTEMBER 2018
SECTION 3
PLANTING
BARLEY1 PlANtINg
seCtIon 3 BARLEY
JUNE 2017
Planting
Barley is very versatile in its planting time and can be planted relatively early in the
season. Preferred planting times are from late April to June but this will vary for each
region and variety depending on frosts and seasonal...

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GrowNote Canola West 3 Planting


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SEED TREATMENTS | TIME OF SOWING | RETAINED SEED | TARGETED PLANT
POPULATION | ROW SPACING | SOWING DEPTH | SEED PLACEMENT | SOWING
EQUIPMENT
WESTERN
SEPTEMBER 2018
SECTION 3
PLANTING
CANOLA
SECTION 3 CAnolA - Planting
1Know more. Grow more.
August 2015
FeedbackTable of Contents
SECTION 3
Planting
3.1 Seed treatments
3.1.1 Insecticide treatments
Imidacloprid products, such as Gaucho® 600 or Picus, are registered for use on...

grdc.com.au

GRDC GrowNotes Durum Western


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PLANNING AND PADDOCK
PREPARATION
PLANTING
PLANT GROWTH (PHENOLOGY)
NUTRITION AND FERTILISER
DISEASES
WEEDS AND HERBICIDES
PESTS AND INSECTS
FROST AND HEAT STRESS
HARVEST GRAIN MARKETING
CURRENT RESEARCH
GRDC AND INDUSTRY CONTACTS
WESTERN
DURUM
DECEMBER 2017
GROWNOTES TMii
DURUM
Start here for answers to
your immediate durum
crop management issues
What variety of durum should
I grow?
What fertilisers do I require?
Are the diseases of durum...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Durum West 8 Frost


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WESTERN
JUNE 2018
FROST OVERVIEW | STAGES OF FROST DAMAGE | MANAGING SOWING TIMES
AND THE SEASON FOR FROST RISK | RISK MANAGEMENT TACTICS FOR FROST
| RESEARCH AND THE GRDC NATIONAL FROST INITIATIVE (NFI) | HEAT STRESS
SECTION 8
FROST AND HEAT STRESS
DURUM1 frost and heat stress
Section 8 DURUM
frost and heat stress
8.1 frost overview
On nights when still and cold air, clear skies and low humidity combine, temperatures
can drop rapidly...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Durum West 0 Contents


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WESTERN
JUNE 2018
CONTENTS
DURUMiv
Contents DURUM
Contents
Introduction
A.1 Overview ........................................................................\
...............................................1
A.2 Durum wheat economics and grain quality ........................................................... 3
A.3 Agronomic factors ........................................................................\
.............................. 4
A.4...

grdc.com.au

GRDC GrowNotes Field Peas WESTERN


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PLANNING/PADDOCK PREPARATION
PRE-PLANTING
PLANTING
PLANT GROWTH AND PHYSIOLOGY
NUTRITION AND FERTILISER
WEED CONTROL
INSECT CONTROL
NEMATODE MANAGEMENT DISEASES
PLANT GROWTH REGULATORS AND
CANOPY MANAGEMENT
CROP DESICCATION AND SPRAY OUT
HARVEST
STORAGE
ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
MARKETING
CURRENT AND PAST RESEARCH
WESTERN
FIELD PEAS
AUGUST 2017
GROWNOTES
™DISCLAIMER:
Any recommendations, suggestions or opinions contained in this publicati\
on do not...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Lentil West 9 Pest Management


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WESTERN
JUNE 2018
SECTION 9
PEST MANAGEMENT
LENTIL
KEY POINTS | INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT (IPM) | IDENTIFYING PESTS | KEY
PESTS OF LENTIL | OTHER PESTS OF LENTIL | OCCASIONAL PESTS OF LENTIL
| EXOTIC LENTIL INSECTS – BIOSECURITY THREATS | BENEFICIAL SPECIES |
COMMONLY USED REGISTERED INSECTICIDES1 pest management
Section 9 LentiL
June 2018
pest management
Key points
• the key pests of lentil in southern a ustralia are...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Lupin West 0 Table Contents


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WESTERN
JUNE 2018
CONTENTS
LUPIN
iv
GROWNOTES
WESTERN
JUNE 2018
Contents
Contents LUPIN
Introduction
A.1 Crop overview .............................................................................................................. 1
A.2 Types of lupin grown in WA ....................................................................................... 1
A.2.1 Narrow leafed lupin...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Lupin West 12 Feed Source


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OVERVIEW | ON-FARM USES FOR LUPIN | AQUACULTURE USES | GRAZING
LUPIN STUBBLES | LUPIN FOR STOCK FEED MANUFACTURE | DAIRY – AN
EMERGING MARKET FOR WA LUPIN GRAIN
WESTERN
JUNE 2018
SECTION 12
LUPIN AS A FEED SOURCE
LUPIN1 lupin as a feed source
Section 12 LUPIN
July 2018
lupin as a feed source
12.1 overview
It is estimated about half of Western Australia’s lupin grain production is retained on-
farm for use as stock feed and planting...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Oats West 00 Contents


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WESTERN
FEBRUARY 2016
CONTENTS
OATSA
1
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February 2016
Feedback Table of Contents OATs - Contents
A Introduction
A.1 Hay ........................................................................\
.............................................xi
A.2 Grain
........................................................................\
......................................... xii
A.3
Grazing...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Oats West 03 Planting


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SEED TREATMENTS | TIME OF SOWING | TARGETED PLANT POPULATION |
CALCULATING SEED REQUIREMENTS | SOWING DEPTH
WESTERN
SECTION 3
PLANTING
OATS
FEBRUARY 2016A
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2
3
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5
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SECTION 3 OATS - Planting
1
February 2016
Feedback Table of Contents
SECTION 3
Planting
3.1 Seed treatments
Seed dressing and in-furrow fungicides contain active ingredients for the control
or suppression of seed-borne diseases and...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Oats West 04 Physiology


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DORMANCY AFFECTING GERMINATION AND EMERGENCE | PLANT GROWTH
STAGES
WESTERN
SECTION 4
PLANT GROWTH
AND PHYSIOLOGY
OATS
FEBRUARY 2016A
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SECTION 4 OATS - Plant growth and physiology
1
February 2016
Feedback Table of Contents
SECTION 4
Plant growth and physiology
4.1 Dormancy affecting germination and
emergence
The dormant period is generally short in oats — from a few days to several weeks.
4.2...

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GrowNote Oats West 0A Introduction


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HAY | GRAIN | GRAZING | EXPORTS | HEALTH BENEFITS
WESTERN
SECTION A
INTRODUCTION
OATS
FEBRUARY 2016A
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
x
February 2016
Feedback Table of Contents SECTION A OATS - Introduction
SECTION A
Introduction
Oats make up about one per cent of land use in Western Australia’s eastern wheatbelt.
Most are used as opportunity hay crops or for stockfeed.
There is a lack of agronomic research into...

grdc.com.au

GrowNote Oats West 10 Canopy


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CANOPY MANAGEMENT
WESTERN
SECTION 10
CANOPY MANAGEMENT
OATS
FEBRUARY 2016
A
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SECTION 10 OATS - Canopy management
1Know more. Grow more.
February 2016
FeedbackTable of Contents
10
SECTION 10
Canopy management
10.1 Canopy management
Canopy management is the manipulation of the green surface area of the crop canopy
to optimise crop yield and inputs. It is based on the premise that the crop’s...

grdc.com.au

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