PA - Pilot pasture variety trial

Summary

Allay industry concerns regarding the merits of an independent pasture variety testing scheme

Program

Pasture Seeds

Research Organisation

PastureWise Pty Ltd

Objective Summary

Allay industry concerns regarding the merits of an independent pasture variety testing scheme by conducting a pilot programme to demonstrate the following: Demonstration of process integrity Objectivity and accuracy of results generated demonstrated by acceptance and use by seed companies Value of multiple sites with numerous (all) link entries Opportunity for Trial Participants’ oversight of the process Ability of AWI (Pastures Australia), Trial Participants and Researcher to work cooperatively together. Increase seed company trust in AWI (Pastures Australia) long term objectives and improve their working relationship. Value of data generated to downstream supply chain participants Develop a proposal presenting the opportunities / issues from expansion of the regional testing network in partnership with the seed companies

Project Code

PRJ-004657

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Project Completion Date

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Soil, water and managing natural resources

National Priority

PSE-Production and processing efficiency and profitability

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