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Pulse Australia chairman - R Storey

October 25, 2016
As the headers start to roll through Australia’s record pulse crop, the industry’s peak body has elected a new chairman and added new expertise to its board.

Anthracnose in albus lupins

October 24, 2016
Anthracnose detected in albus lupin crop in NSW has potential to seriously impact the industry. Across NSW, growers, agronomists, and advisors are asked to inspect lupin crops for symptoms of anthracnose and collect any suspect samples or report any suspect crops to NSW DPI. Please also notify regarding 'negative inspections' (where symptoms of the disease are not found), as this supports the on-going surveillance and eradication.

Avoiding harvester fires

October 24, 2016
Understand the risk of fire during harvest and take steps to reduce the risk and extent of damage due to header fires.