GRDC Northern Pulse Check Meeting – June 18, Kincora & Avondale

The GRDC Northern Pulse Check Meeting will be held from 10am-1:30pm at Kincora and Avondale on Tuesday 18 June.

Topics and Guest speakers include:

  • GRDC Pulse Phosphorus Nutrition Trial – Graeme Sandral, DPI Wagga.
  • Disease Management in pulses – Ian Menz, DPI Wagga.
  • Post emergent pulse crop management – Facilitated discussion.
  • How pulses fit in the farming system – John Stevenson and Brad Chant, Warakirri Cropping
  •  Pulse market update – Market Check

Please see the GRDC Northern pulse check June meeting Kincora and Avondale flyer for directions and further details.

Dookie Pulse Check Meeting – 21 June

Riverine Plains Inc will host a Pulse Check meeting at Dookie on Friday 21 August from 9:30am-12:30pm, focussing on post-seeding issues.

The meeting will include two paddock visits, with the first visit to a chickpea paddock at Boxwood (the intersection of Tungamah-Boundary and Harmer Roads, Boxwood, with signs to direct on the day), with an adjacent vetch and oat crop.  The second visit is to a faba bean paddock which contains the AgVic Southern Pulse Agronomy and Alternate Legume Trial (McCormack Road, Yabba South).

Discussions on the day will include:

  • Post emergent management in chickpeas, vetch and oat hay crop and faba beans
  • Nutrition options in pulses  – Stephen York SLTEC Fertiliser & Lee Menhenett Incitec Pivot
  • AgVic Southern Pulse Agronomy and Alternate Legume Trial inspection and discussion– Michael Straight, FAR Australia

For further information, including directions, please download the Riverine Plains Dookie_Flyer_Seeding 2019 Flyer updated