Ramp up competition in summer crops

The higher rainfall across many grain growing regions in 2016 is providing farmers with more opportunities for summer cropping. Weeds also stand to gain from the additional soil moisture putting additional pressure on summer fallow spraying programs. Dr Bhagirath Chauhan, Principal Research Fellow with the Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation (QAAFI) says agronomic…

Invasive Animals CRC Awards 2016 winners

Invasive Animals CRC Awards 2016 winners

The Chief Executive’s Award for Student Achievement has been awarded to Jonas Bylemans from the Institute for Applied Ecology, University of Canberra. Jonas began his PhD studies with the Institute for Applied Ecology in December of 2013 working with Associate Professor Di Gleeson and her team on eDNA surveillance for multiple high risk invasive aquatic…