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This week at BCG

Monday 8 February 2016

The final touches are being made to the presentations that will be delivered by BCG staff at next week's Trials Review Day. This week also sees the first GAPP meetings for the year happening at Horsham, Rupanyup, Hopetoun and Managatang.
 

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.

Events

BCG Trials Review Day - Friday, February 19

Planning, Agronomy and Financials workshops - March 15, 16, 17, 29, 30 & 31 

 

 

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Sorting the sprouts from the seed

Recent rain across the Wimmera and Mallee has prompted growers to consider the viability of the grain they plan to retain for next season....[More]

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