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This week at BCG

Monday 23 November 2015

The operations team will be harvesting trials at Yarrawonga, Wemen, Horsham and Pira. The emerging weeds trial at Pira will be harvested. The team are also working on redeveloping the BCG be launched at Trials Review Day.

Current projects

Maintaining profitable farming systems with retained stubble

As part of the GRDC's 'stubble initiative', BCG is working in collaboration with SFS, ICC and VNTFA to deliver guidelines to Victorian and Tasmanian growers looking to maintain profitable retained stubble farming systems.


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