Charles Sturt University
Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation

Graham Centre research on crop and weed management was on show at the annual ‘Twilight weed and crop walk’ held in September.

Dr Bill Brown addresses the crowd at the Twilight weed and crop walkMore than 40 farmers, consultants, agronomists and researchers wandered through the trials at the Graham Centre Field site to hear presentations from our scientists.

The event featured research into long-term farming rotations to reduce the weed seedbank, barley grass management, weeds suppressive and drought tolerant legumes and pastures and herbicide tolerant faba beans.

Contact: Dr Bill Brown T: (02) 6933 4174 E: wilbrown@csu.edu.au

Jon Shuter, TAFE NSW Primary Industries Centre, Peter Campbell ‘Avondale’ Henty and Nigel Phillips NSW DPI.Steve Babin, Ag N Vet Temora with Evan Smart from ‘Coreena’ EurongillyCSU PhD student Jhoana Opena and Chris Minehan RMS Agricultural Consultants and GRDC Regional cropping Solutions NetworkSandy Biddulph farm consultant Cootamundra, Simon Flinn NSW DPI, Dr John Broster CSU