Biofumigation Cover Crop Field Walk - PENDING COVID-19 DEVELOPMENTS

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9 Apr 2020

The QDAF project team will lead delegates through the trial area where various cover crop varieties are grown as part of the “VG16068 Optimising cover cropping for the Australian vegetable industry” project.

Location: Gatton Research Facility Warrego Highway
Date: 9 April 2020
Times: 9:30 – 11:00 2:00 – 3:30

Choose what time suits you the best to come along and find out about cover crop options including brassica bio-fumigant cover crops
as part of a nationally funded cover crop project “VG16068 Optimising cover cropping for the Australian vegetable industry”

Background:
DAF project team will lead delegates through the trial area where various cover crop varieties are grown.
Topics to be covered:
• Findings on biofumigant varieties and their performance
under local conditions
• Current project findings on soilborne disease management
• Possible management options and varietal selection
for growers

Hosted by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries as part

of VG16068 Optimising cover cropping for the Australian Vegetable Industry Your levy dollars at work

Contact Details

For more information and to RSVP contact: John Duff Email: john.duff@daf.qld.gov.au | Phone. 07 5346 9513 Mary Firrell Email: mary.firrell@daf.qld.gov.au | Phone: 07 53469563