Australian Mungbean Association

Australian-grown mungbeans have quality written all over them!

2016–17 Mungbean Pre-Season Roadshow

11 July, 2016


The market outlook for the 2016–17 mungbean season remains positive. Growers interested in planting mungbean this season are invited to attend free Pre-Season Roadshow 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.

 

Roadshow venues

  • Moura – 23 August, 2 pm to 6 pm. Coal and Cattle Hotel. RSVP 20 August
  • Emerald – 24 August, 2 pm to 6 pm. Mayfair Ridge Tavern. RSVP 21 August
  • Condamine – 25 August, 2 pm to 6 pm. Condamine Sports Club. RSVP 22 August
  • Dalby – 27 September, 2 pm to 6 pm. BMO Accountants. RSVP 23 September
  • Pittsworth – 28 September, 2 pm to 6 pm. Pittsworth Motor Inn. RSVP 26 September
  • Goondiwindi – 5 October, 2 pm to 6 pm. O’Sheas Royal Hotel. RSVP 3 October
  • Moree – 6 October, 2 pm to 6 pm. Moree Services Club. RSVP 4 October
  • Narrabri – 11 October, 2 pm to 6 pm. Narrabri RSL. RSVP 7 October
  • Dubbo – 12 October, 2 pm to 6 pm. Dubbo RSL. RSVP 10 October

Presentations

  • A.M.A – Introduction to International Year of Pulses
  • Local grower experiences
  • 2016 Mungbean receival standard developments and world market trends
  • National Mungbean Improvement Program
  • Mungbean agronomy update
  • Seeding rates and row spacing advances
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM) update
  • Disease management
  • Implications of using manure
  • Desiccation improvements

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

Andrew McDonald   mob: 0409 622 318

Paul McIntosh          mob: 0429 566 198

Supported by GRDC, Queensland Government (DAF) and Pulse Australia.

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