Rice Industry Field Day Booklet 2015

2015 Rice Industry Field Day, Cashing in on Research and Technology

  • New varieties for sustained grower and market returns, Peter Snell, Ben Ovenden and Laura Pallas, NSW Department of Primary Industries
  • Monitoring rice crops for pest and disease biosecurity threats, Andrew Watson, Mark Stevens, Glen Warren and Lee Browne, NSW Department of Primary Industries
  • Implementing precision agriculture in the Australian rice industry, Andrew Whitlock, Precision Agriculture
  • Using variable rate technology in rice, Chris Morsehead, Rice Farmer
  • “Aerially sown” rice establishment technique trial,
  • John Fowler, Extension Agronomist , Murray Local Land Services
  • Extending the application window of pre-emergence herbicides in drill seeded rice,
  • Malcolm Taylor, Agropraisals Pty. Ltd
  • Growth regulator evaluation in rice, Malcolm Taylor, Agropraisals Pty. Ltd.
  • Agronomics for improved economics, Brian Dunn, Tina Dunn, Craig Hodges and Chris Dawe, NSW Department of Primary Industries
  • Importance of financial skills in a business, Bernie Connolly, Rabobank
  • Farming, biodiversity and sustainability, Sue Logie, Private consultant
  • Rural Industries Research and Development funded projects
Leah Garnett