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GRDC Rhizoctonia Workshop – Cowell
July 29 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Featuring Alan McKay, Blake Gontar and Gupta Vadakattu
NVT wheat site on Mitchellville Road @ 1:30pm (NOT at Tim Franklin’s place)
The 2 hour workshop will be conducted in-paddock, and includes:
Refresher on Rhizoctonia development and symptoms and how this relates to modern farming systems
Digging plants, examining roots and identifying disease symptoms
Group discussion with researchers and agronomists on symptoms, identification, seasonal factors affecting yield loss, sowing strategies, seeding rates, nutrition and crop selection
Strategies to identify which paddocks are at risk and resources to support future decision making
Afternoon tea provided! Workshop is FREE but please register your attendance.
Register now – click on the registration link in the flyer! GRDC Rhizo Workshops Flyer_FA_online