GRDC Updates

⇩ Updates, online  ⇩ 1-day Updates  ⇩ 2-day Updates  ⇩ Past Update Proceedings  ⇩ Past Update online Recordings ⇩ Past Update livestream Recordings

Run on behalf of the GRDC, the northern region Grains Research Updates are workshops to provide grain growers and/or their advisers with the latest research outcomes relevant to their region and business.

GRDC Updates Online

GRDC Grains Research Updates, online bring you the latest grains research straight to your screen. Log in for a selection of the latest farm-ready research and regionally relevant topics.

Webinars are on a Tuesday morning, start at 9am (AEST) and are free of charge.

Tuesday 8 June 2021 - Strategies for managing glyphosate resistant broadleaves (sowthistle and fleabane)

  • How much resistance is out there? (John Broster, CSU)
  • Site specific tools to manage glyphosate resistant broadleaves - camera spraying and alternative chemistry and the weed chipper (Paul McIntosh, Weedsmart)
  • Chemical strategies for management of resistant broadleaves - Replacement first knocks, alternative second knock options, role of group G herbicides and residuals (Richard Daniel, NGA)
  • Role of crop competition on control of sowthistle and fleabane (Greg Condon, Grassroots Agronomy/Weedsmart)

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1-day Updates

Topics for 1-day Updates are chosen by a local planning committee comprising local growers and agronomists. This ensures that agendas cover priority research issues that are regionally relevant. Locations of the 1-day Updates change each year.

Dates and locations for August 2021 1-day Updates

  • Millmerran - Tuesday 10 August 2021 - [FULL, CLOSED TO REGISTRATIONS]
    please email erica@icanrural.com.au or Ph: 02 9482 4930 to add your name to the waiting list.
  • Nindigully - Wednesday 11 August 2021 - Nindigully Hall, Sternes St, Nindigully, QLD 4497
  • Walgett - Thursday 12 August 2021 - Walgett Sporting Club, Cnr Fox & Montkeila Streets, Walgett NSW 2832
  • Gunnedah - Friday 13 August 2021 - Gunnedah Shire Band Hall, South St, Gunnedah, NSW 2380

Dates and locations for November 2021 1-day Updates

  • Theodore - Wednesday 17 November 2021 - Theodore RSL Hall, 30 The Boulevard, Theodore, Qld 4719
  • Rolleston - Thursday 18 November 2021 - Rolleston Memorial Hall, Planet St, Rolleston, Qld 4702

Dates and locations for February/March 2022 1-day Updates

  • Corowa - Thursday 17 February 2022 - Corowa RSL, 30 Betterment Pde, Corowa, NSW 2646
  • Grenfell - Tuesday 22 February 2022 - Grenfell Bowling Club, Cross St, Grenfell, NSW 2810
  • Cumnock - Wednesday 23 February 2022 - Cumnock Bowling Club, 44 Obley St, Cumnock NSW 2867
  • Pallamallawa - Thursday 3 March 2022 - Pallamallawa Memorial Hall, Cnr Generoi & Gwydir Sts, Pallamallawa, NSW 2399

** Please note: As we will be operating under Covid-safe guidelines, registration is essential as we may not be able to accept walk-ins on the day.**

Cost: $30 per person. Lunch, morning tea and proceedings provided.
Click on the button below to go to the on-line registration form

<< 1-day Update on-line registration

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2-day Updates

Researchers, agronomists, growers and consultants network, share ideas and update their knowledge at the 2-day GRDC Grains Research Updates. If you are involved in the production side of the grains industry, these are events that you cannot afford to miss.

Dates and locations for the 2022, 2-day GRDC Grains Research Updates

  • Wagga Wagga, NSW (CSU) - Tuesday 15 & Wednesday 16 February 2022
  • Dubbo, NSW (RSL) - Thursday 24 & Friday 25 February 2022
  • Goondiwindi, Qld (Community Centre) - Tuesday 1 & Wednesday 2 March 2022

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GRDC Grains Research Updates, livestream - Recordings

Links to recordings are available below

GRDC Grains Research Updates, online - Recordings

Links to recordings are available below

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Papers from previous GRDC Updates

Click on the location below to be taken to the GRDC website dedicated to the event and links to papers

2021 Grains Research Updates

2020 Grains Research Updates

2019 Grains Research Updates

2018 Grains Research Updates

2017 Grains Research Updates

2016 Grains Research Updates

2015 Grains Research Updates

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