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Monitor to avoid surprises

Monitoring is the only sure way to avoid last-minute surprises when out-loading grain from storage. The aim is to preclude finding live insects or damaged grain at out-loading when it’s too late to manage it. Checking grain monthly during winter and fortnightly during the warmer months enables any issues to be […]

Things are heating up in grain storage

With a number of weeks of warm weather this summer, growers are encouraged to check their grain in storage more regularly. A regular check including taking a sample form the head-space and the bottom of the silo to screen for insects is recommended at least monthly. But in warmer weather, […]

How to do monitoring

For more information see GRDC Fact Sheet Vigilant Monitoring Protects Grain Assets