Barley is approx 25% of our cropped area in the Southern Mallee region of Victoria, other crops include canola, wheat and pulses. Approximately 65% of our barley is malting variety.
When we are planning a crop, 3 of the parameters we look at are
Today I would like to address these issues from 2 sides
a) What role can farmers play to assist breeders?
b) What role can breeders and end users play to assist farmers?
I would also like to give you a barley growers 10 year wish list-----
A normal year!!!!
and many more