Visit to Goondiwindi (QLD) fields in mid-May
Hemp to the horizon – a 100 ha field near Goondiwindi. Sown in early April – it looks good in mid May (here). Can it be harvested before the frosts?
Something new: Disease found near Goondiwindi.
Something new. Hemp plants or radishes?! The swelling of the upper root is believed to have been caused by a herbicide that is normally ‘safe’ but was leached into the soil by irrigation applied to wet the crusted and cracked surface of the soil.
It was pretty extensive in places: