• The higher rainfall across many grain growing regions in 2016 has provided farmers with more opportunities for summer cropping. But, weeds also stand to gain from the additional soil moisture, putting additional pressure on summer fallow spraying programs.
  • Queensland Pulse Agronomy Initiative project seeks to increase the reliability and yield of summer and winter pulses. View the video here.
  • In the International Year of Pulses, scientists are aiming to double the area in Queensland’s tropics and subtropics sown to these healthy, and often very profitable, legume crops.
  • Grower Wade Bidstrup realised the true potential of mungbeans after treating them as a ‘real’ crop and applying specific research-based agronomy.