Listen time: 41 minutes

SA farmers share how the Big 6 fits in their farming systems & why any amount of HWSC matters

SA farmers share how the Big 6 fits in their farming systems & why any amount of HWSC matters

Today on the podcast we hear from two South Australian farmers, Russell Zwar and Tom Gardner, who were part of our recent Clare WeedSmart Week event. They tell us all about how they apply the Big 6 in their farming systems.

We also hear about some new research into bromegrass. The latest research supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation shows that any amount of harvest weed seed control is better than none.

Dr Catherine Borger

WA Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development research officer Catherine Borger joins us on the podcast to tell us more.

We plug our upcoming webinar ‘Handling weeds in high residue farming systems – Strip & Disc’ with Dr Michael Walsh and our Southern Extension Agronomist, Greg Condon in the podcast. You can register for it here.

Also, if you’d like to check out the Weed Seed Wizard decision tool, you can do so here.
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Podcast Producer: Jessica Strauss
Podcast Hosts: Jessica Strauss, Peter Newman

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