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Co-hosted by Peter Newman, the WeedSmart podcast features regular region updates and topical deep dives.

Co-hosted by Peter Newman, the WeedSmart podcast features regular region updates and topical deep dives.

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S09E05: Regional Update – Cameron Jenkin, Farm Manager, Pindar, WA

Cameron Jenkin is farm manager for the Flannagan's, who have recently been using Alfie, an automated robot, to spot spray. Read More...
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S09E04: Management strategies for glyphosate resistant weeds

Dr Chris Preston and agronomist David Strahorn talk about the current state and strategies of glyphosate resistance. Read More...
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S09E03: Regional Update – James Kearines, Agronomist & Grower, Lake Cargelligo, NSW

James Kearines talks rainfall, frost, and how he's tackling weed control in the central NSW. Read More...
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S09E02: Spot spray technology – advantages and challenges of the latest equipment

Two growers share their experiences with the latest spot spray tech. Read More...
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S9E01: Regional Update – Matt Elliot, Grower & Agronomist, Nandaly, Vic

This week on the Regional Update, we are joined by grower and agronomist Matt Elliott. Read More...
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S08E23: Wrapping up the 2023 season with a look at weed control across the country

In this podcast the WeedSmart extension agronomists talk about the weed control tactics that have proved most beneficial in 2023. Read More...
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S8E22: Regional Update – Katrina Swift, Grower, Parkes, NSW

This week on the Regional Update, we are joined by grower Treen Swift who tells us how having 13 crop options available helps her family manage weed and insect pressure. Read More...
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S08E21: Diverse crop rotations to drive profit and sustainability

In this podcast we talk to two CSIRO scientists about the value of diverse cropping rotations in the northern and southern cropping regions. Read More...
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S8E20: Regional Update – Dan Skerman, Grower and Agronomist, Dalby, Qld

This week on the Regional Update, we are joined by grower and Nutrien agronomist Dan Skerman, who talks about his summer/winter rotation and the weed control practices he deploys on the farm. Read More...

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