Australian Mungbean Association

Australian-grown mungbeans have quality written all over them!

2018–19 Mungbean Pre-Season Roadshow

24 August, 2018


The market outlook for the 2018–19 mungbean season is very positive. Growers interested in planting mungbean this season are invited to attend free Pre-Season Grower and Advisor Update meetings to hear the latest in mungbean marketing and agronomic advice. The Australian mungbean industry is growing consistently and success lies in producing beans of the highest quality.

Time:

All meetings 8.30 am to 4.30 pm

Update venues

  • Dalby – 5 Sept Closed
  • Pittsworth – 6 Sept Closed
  • Capella – 12 Sept Closed
  • Rolleston – 13 Sept Closed
  • Biloela – 14 Sept Closed
  • Goondiwindi – 23 Oct Closed
  • Moree – 24 Oct Closed
  • Gunnedah – 25 Oct Closed
  • Kingaroy – 8 Nov Closed

Presentations

  • AMA welcome and update
  • Pulse Check update and outcomes
  • DAF update and GRDC project
  • Insect control
  • Variety selection / Breeding program update
  • Agronomy and nutrition
  • Desiccation
  • Insect control in storage / Biosecurity
  • Diseases in Mungbeans
  • Grower / Agronomist mungbean experience

Light refreshments to follow each meeting. RSVP for catering purposes.

Paul McIntosh          mob: 0429 566 198

Mark Schmidt           mob : 0477 304241

Supported by GRDC, USQ, DAF, CSIRO, NSW DPI and Pulse Australia.

www.mungbean.org.au