MyCrop apps an essential field day accessory

Growers attending spring field days are now able to research new crop varieties on show from the palm of their hands. DAFWA’s MyCrop app for mobile devices now includes a variety selector for wheat and barley and has recently undergone an update. There are now separate apps for wheat, barley, canola and pulses that can be downloaded cost free from…

Western Australia’s Noodle Wheat Industry – Call for Industry Feedback

The GIWA Wheat Council is calling for industry feedback regarding the issues highlighted in the Western Australia’s noodle wheat industry report. A key question that GIWA is asking is – does industry think market forces should prevail regarding the current state of the Western Australian noodle wheat industry or are there any innovative actions which should be…

GGA Online Farm Trials Update

The GGA has been recently selected to co-ordinate GRDC’s Online Farm Trials System (OFT) in WA. In the next couple of weeks Tom will be out and about catching up with groups who have expressed interest in the system and will provide some training on how to upload their trial data to the site. The OFT team in Ballarat…

AIA WA Forum Champions Innovation and Collaboration

The GGA recently sponsored Erin Green from the Yuna Farm Improvement Group and Partners in Grain to Speak at the Ag of Institute of Australia (WA Division), Biannual conference. The conference focused on the changing nature of research, development and extension delivery in WA and highlighted different ways the public, private and not-for-profit sector can work together to drive innovation in the…