Detection of Russian wheat aphid

The exotic pest - Russian wheat aphid - has been found for the first time in Australia in cereal crops in SA's mid-north. Grain growers and agronomists are asked to monitor emerging crops.
Mallee grower Allen Buckley has lifted the health of soils on his Waikerie, South Australia, farm. Image: Rebecca Jennings

Allen's life quest to nurture living soils

It has been 20 years since Allen Buckley became an early adopter of no-till farming in the Mallee. Today, the Waikerie, South Australia, grower says it is an ongoing journey to maintain healthy soils and ground cover and increase yield

GrowNotes for southern region

The GRDC has released three new winter cropping GrowNotes for the southern region.

GrowNotes incorporate the latest research findings and management advice for growers and advisers.