Harvest is a critical time of year for grain growers. How are you going with your pre-harest preparations? Take a look at these pre-harvest preparation trials on OFT.
See here for net blotch trials on OFT. Net blotch is a plant disease that mostly affects barley. There are two types of net blotch. Net type is caused by by the fungus Pyrenophora teres f. teres and spot type is caused by Pyrenophora teres f. maculata. Symptoms are most commonly found on leaves, but can oc…
Frost is a serious problem for Australian grain growers and costs the industry billions of dollars each year. Keeping up to date with frost resistant grain variety research, knowing what to look out for in terms of frost and what do to, is critical. The frost trials on OFT below may be useful in this regard.
Fungi is the cause of most diseases that affect cereal crops. Fungi feed on the living plant which results in plant damage and consequently yield loss. Below are trials that focus on cereal fungal diseases, what they are, their impact on yield and options for management.
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