MGA News

Below you can find general Maize Growers Association news articles. For issues of the MGA Times, visit the MGA Times page.

CSF/MGA case studies uploaded

CSF/MGA case studies uploaded

Sunday, February 25, 2018

With support from Catchment Sensitive  Farming (CSF) we have revisited research, demonstration and advisory work done along  with CSF over...

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Nitrogen Predictor Form

Nitrogen Predictor Form

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

For those keen to get  field specific Nitrogen Recommendations please fill in and return to the MGA office the Nitrogen Predictor Input Form...

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MGA Nutrition training days dates for your diary

MGA Nutrition training days dates for your diary

Friday, July 21, 2017

Following on from the success of last years ‘Feeding Maize’ events September sees the return of Mike Wilkinson, along with John Morgan, to talk all...

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MGA Cover crop trial results

MGA Cover crop trial results

Friday, July 21, 2017

With timing about right Neil Groom, MGA council member talks us through the results of MGA Cover Crop research undertaken during 2015/2016 in the...

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Costs of production

Costs of production

Friday, July 21, 2017

John Morgan has updated the costs of production spreadsheet. It compares grazed grass,, grass silage, maize, wholecrop, fodderbeet, kale, stubble...

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MGA Eyespot update

MGA Eyespot update

Friday, July 21, 2017

Eyespot can be identified on the crop in the initial phases as nail head sized, circular brown spots surrounded by a yellow halo. The spots coalesce...

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MGA weed star chart 2017

MGA weed star chart 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Back by popular demand is the MGA weed star chart.  You can access it in the Agronomy section of the website.

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Post emergence spray options for maize

Post emergence spray options for maize

Friday, May 5, 2017

With most maize being drilled into generally warm soils (the cold weather of the past two weeks hasn't reduced the soil temperatures that much) the...

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2016 MGA Trials report

2016 MGA Trials report

Monday, March 27, 2017

With maize establishment time fast approaching, we hope you will find it interesting to review the 2016 MGA small plot research and development...

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