If you’re subscribed to the podcast, you might’ve noticed there’s an extra bonus episode popping up at the moment.
We’re doing a new podcast in these crazy times as in-person events aren’t able to go ahead for the time being due to COVID-19.
Each Monday we’ll have an expert from a different cropping region to provide a regional weeds-focused update.
Greg Warren – 25/05/2020
On this episode, we’re catching up with Farm and General Agronomy Manager, Greg Warren. He’s based in Esperance and is going to give us a regional update on this area which is in the South East of Western Australia. We also discuss how WeedSmart Week will be coming to Esperance next August!
Casey Onus – 18/05/2020
Today on the WeedSmart regional update, we catch up with B & W Rural agronomist, Casey Onus. Casey is based in Moree and gives us an update on Northern NSW, with a focus on residual herbicide use.
Michael Chilvers – 11/05/2020
On this episode, we catch up with Tasmanian grower and GRDC southern panel member, Michael Chilvers. Michael gives us a regional update and also tells us a bit more about our upcoming webinar on Friday on ryegrass control in the high rainfall zone. Michael is keen to encourage growers to take a more integrated approach to weed control.
You can register for our webinar on Friday here.
Ross Pomroy – 4/05/2020
On this episode, we’re catching up with Nutrien Ag Solutions Agronomist, Ross Pomroy. He’s based in Dalby and is going to give us a regional update on the Darling Downs. Ross works in cotton and all broadacre crops, both summer and winter, as well as irrigation scheduling.
Matt Bissett – 27/04/2020
On this episode, we catch up with AGRIvision Agronomy Consultant Matt Bissett. He’s based in Swan Hill in the Victorian Mallee. He’s going to give a regional update on the Central and Southern Mallee and Northern Wimmera.
Craig White – 20/04/2020
Bayer Market Development Agronomy and Leader of Integrated Weed Management Australia, Craig White, joins us on the Regional Update podcast to give an overview on the South West area of WA. You can check out Craig’s podcast CropCast, here.
Jana Dixon – 13/04/2020
This week on the Regional Update Podcast, we chat with Rural Directions Graduate Agribusiness Consultant, Jana Dixon.
Jana is based in Clare, South Australia and provides a great regional update for what growers and advisors should be considering at the moment, with a particular focus on knockdown herbicides.
We also provide an update on what is happening with WeedSmart Week in Clare.
Tony Lockrey – 6/04/2020
This week we caught up with Moree-based Amps Senior Consulting Agronomist, Tony Lockrey.