Podcasts

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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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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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S08E19: Crop preparation ahead of harvest and optimum harvester set-up for HWSC

In this podcast, we talk about harvest preparedness. We hear from two of WeedSmart’s extension agronomists. Read More...
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S08E18: What’s better out of hybrid and open-pollinated canola?

In this podcast, we’re talking about hybrid canola and how it might benefit your farming system. Read More...
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S08E17: Regional Update – Lance Turner, Grower, East Pingelly, WA

East Pingelly grain grower Lance Turner shares how a few mistakes can lead to a ryegrass weed blowout.  Read More...

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