Where: Auditorium, Plant Research Centre.
When: 11 am - 12 noon (Thursday unless otherwise indicated).
Open invitation to all staff and students.
10.45 am morning tea (tea and coffee supplied).
Presentation title and speaker
Breakfast anyone - pulses, wheat and oats?
- Marker development for herbicide tolerance traits in pulses - Simon Michelmore (15 min)
- Developing salt tolerant bread wheat for southern Australia - Yusuf Genc (15 min)
- Fine mapping of cereal cyst nematode in Oat - John Harris (15 min)
- Late Maturity Alpha amylase (LMA) in wheat - Judy Cheong (15 mins)
Black spot of table grapes: etiological and epidemiological studies in Brazil and Australia.
- Ricardo Feliciano dos Santos (visiting PhD student)
Food Tech Case Study - mystery divulged!
- Tom Madigan (10 min)
- Nathan Freeman (10 min)
- Andrew Maronich (10 min)
- Christina Belpario (15 min)
We can Predict!
- Use smartphone to measure water stress level in grapevine - Mickey Wang (15 min)
- Fungal nematode interactions and human parasitic nematodes - Tara Garrard (15 minutes)
- Predicta Pt and Vegetable DNA - Mike Rettke (15 min)
Regional Agronomists - who are they for SARDI/GRDC?
- Lower EP - Blake Gontar (10mins)
- Upper EP - Mariano Cossani (10min)
- Mid North/Yorke Peninsula - Navneet Aggarwal (10 mins)
- Waite - TBC (10 mins)
Regional Agronomists and white grain an interesting mix.
- Mallee - Brian Dzoma (10mins)
- South East - Amanda Pearce (10 mins)
- White grain and OS trip through GRDC - Marg Evans and Melissa McCallum (30 min)
Diagnostics and other project applications.
- Diagnostic Centre- Test Development - Daniele Giblot-Ducray (20 min)
- E. coli monitoring and slaughter - Jessica Tan (15 min)
- Bacteriophage for risk management in shellfish growing - Kate Hodgson (15 min)
Snails, moths and sterility!
- What triggers snail activity? - Helen Degraaf (15 mins)
- Diamondback moth PhD project findings - Kym Perry (15 mins)
- Fruit fly fitness for Sterile Insect Technique - Rene Hurni (15 mins)
Applying models to agricultural management
- Modelling phenology of almonds and grapes - Dane Thomas (15 min)
- Using detailed climate change projections in agricultural models - Bronya Cooper (15 min)
- Evaluating water and salinity risks to irrigated viticulture - Vinod Phogat (15 min)
Grapevines - what really goes on!
- Managing the impacts of climate change rainfall decline on vine balance, grape and wine composition and root growth - Marcos Bonada (15 mins)
- Grapevine powdery mildew: fungicide resistance - Suzanne McKay (15 min)
- Angular leaf scorch of grapevine; biosecurity implications - Matt Ayres (15 min)
Aphids and fruit fly - revised and rejuvenated?
- Russian wheat aphid update - Marteen Van Helden (15 min)
- New Fruit fly diagnostic methods - Lakshmi Nacey (15 min)
- Fruit fly: sorting the boys from the girls - Isobel Chen (15 min)
Download the 2017 Waite seminar series program ().
SARDI Sustainable Systems
Plant Health and Biosecurity
Waite Plant Research Centre