CRDC Final Reports

 

In this community, you will find CRDC's library of more than 1,100 final reports, ranging from 1986 to 2017. Reports are uploaded on an ongoing basis throughout the year.

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  • Noune, Christopher (Queensland University of Technology (QUT), 2017-06-30)
    The Society for Invertebrate Pathology annual meeting is the leading forum for the review of research and development of biopesticides and invertebrate pathology. Biopesticides based on baculoviruses such as Vivus and ...
  • Hulugalle, Nilantha (Austalian National University, 2017-06-30)
    Attendance and presentation of a scientific research paper at the joint conference of American Societies of Agronomy, Soil Science and Crop Science at Phoenix, Arizona, USA (https://www.acsmeetings.org). Additionally, ...
  • O'Keeffe, Kieran (CottonInfo Team, 2017-06-30)
    This travel was undertaken to participate in the CRDC one day forum on 'Soil Constraints' held at Moree on the 14th July.
  • Scott, Brent (Dirranbandi Cotton Growers Association, 2017-06-30)
    Currently our district relies on weather data from St. George Queensland (4487), which is 95kms north of our town, Mungindi in New South Wales (110kms away) or alternatively Walgett, which is 205kms from our district. We ...
  • Thomas, Amanda (Macquarie Cotton Growers Association, 2017-06-30)
    The GrassRoots Program allows cotton valley regions to investigate community grower projects. Farm scale trials of Canopy Temperature Sensors (CTS ) across various irrigation lay out and systems over geographically ...
  • Barry, Chris (Darling Downs Cotton Growers Inc (DDCGI), 2017-06-30)
    The Grassroots Program offers Cotton Grower groups the opportunity to apply for community based assistance. Weather Station Upgrades: The Darling Downs Cotton Growers Inc (DDCGI), and individual growers established 21 ...
  • Erbacher, Damien; Christensen, Bronwyn (Dawson Valley Cotton Growers Association, 2017-06-30)
    Cotton growers in the Dawson Valley currently have no access to localised, correct weather forecasting and status and rely on information relayed from weather stations located at Biloela which is 116 km away. Local growers ...
  • Armitage, Stuart; Byrnes-Morrison, Tracey (2017-06-30)
    The 2016 Australian Cotton Conference – New Frontiers was the cotton industry’s 18th conference held over a 36 year span. The Australian cotton industry has experienced a vast array of change over this 36 year period. ...
  • Spark, Phil (North West Ecological Services, 2017-06-30)
    This project will provide the cotton industry with a champion for Rivercare aiming to communicate to cotton growers and the general public, through the establishment of a long-term riparian condition monitoring site on ...
  • Vadakattu, Gupta (CSIRO Agriculture & Food, 2017-06-30)
    Management practices in current Australian cotton farming systems, e.g. reduced tillage, crop rotation, residue retention, organic manure application and reduced insecticide use, can change the levels of key soil microbial ...
  • Lower, Tony (University of Sydney, 2016-06-30)
    The cotton sector is a leader in farm WHS because growers have used evidence-based information to develop practical and effective systems to manage WHS. In some instances WHS can be complex due to conflicting interpretation ...
  • Corish, Nigel (Nigel Corish, 2016-06-30)
    The aim of this research was to improve nitrogen use in irrigated cotton by looking at how farmers around the world are improving Nitrogen Use Efficiency (NUE), and to identify what management tools and practices farmers ...
  • Grundy, Paul (Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, 2016-06-30)
    The world wide web has revolutionised the way in which people access and use technical information. Multimedia platform providers such as YouTube are increasingly being utilised by government and businesses to extend ...
  • Yeates, Stephen (CSIRO Plant Industry, 2016-06-30)
    The Burdekin region of coastal north Queensland and other areas of tropical Australia provide a significant opportunity for Australian cotton industry stabilisation and contribution to drought proofing. The research that ...
  • McPherson, Katie (Australian National University, 2016-06-30)
    Archived soil samples from 0-30 cm that had been collected between the 1993 and 2013 from seven different experiments run by the NSW Department of Primary Industries in Queensland and New South Wales were analysed ...
  • Donovan, Jared (Queensland University of Technology (QUT), 2016-06-30)
    Rapid customisation is a way of creating physical products directly from digital design files through computer-controlled manufacturing. Perhaps the most widely known approach to rapid customisation currently is 3D printing, ...
  • Browning, Billy; McCormack, Kirsty (RIRDC, 2016-06-30)
    A scholarship for those passionate about agriculture Agriculture offers the most dynamic and diversified number of career pathways of any industry in Australia. Across agriculture there is a diverse range of jobs on offer ...
  • Waters, Warwick (CottonInfo, 2017-06-30)
    Two, two hour Human Resource Information Workshops in September, 2016. Expert consultants were engaged to present. Event participants were asked to identify specific human resource topic areas, with the following issues ...
  • Baker, Geoff; Whitehouse, Mary (CSIRO Agriculture & Food, 2016-06-30)
    It is well-recognised that the pest status of Helicoverpa spp. moths within Australian cotton crops has been reduced by the use of Bt cotton varieties, and that much less insecticide is now directed against these pests. ...
  • Ringrose-Voase, Anthony (CSIRO Land & Water, 2016-06-30)
    Deep drainage varies considerably depending on soil properties and irrigation management, and is not necessarily ‘very small’ - 50-100 mm/yr is typical, though 0 to 900 mm/yr has been observed. Soils used for irrigated ...

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