Steps to avoid black-keeled slug problems

Early detection can prevent the pblack-keeled slug from gaining a stronghold on young canola crops and

Agronomy

01 JUN 1996

Vehicles cause yield losses in wheat and lupins

Wheel track damage caused by spraying wheat and legume crops after they have emerged can greatly affect

Agronomy

01 JUN 1996

Nitrogen knowledge improves crop yields.

Near Infrared Reflectance (NIR) is a new tool to assit growers to determine if their crop is low in nitrogen

Agronomy

01 JUN 1996

Frost damage in wheat crops can be managed

A clear understanding of how frost damages wheat crops can help grain growers take steps to avoid major

Agronomy

01 JUN 1996

Tissue tests point to nitrogen deficiencies in cereal crops

Soil tests are used to determin the amount of fertiliser which needs to be applied to crops and pastures

Agronomy

01 JUN 1996

Choosing the best furrow sowing method

Planting crops in furrows has emerged as a viable solution for improving yields on difficult to manage

Agronomy

01 MAY 1996

Best practices for furrow sowing

Farmers who want to add furrow sowing to their cropping programme have four main options when selecting

Agronomy

01 MAY 1996

Tread carefully when using new chemicals

Farmers have much to gain by treating all new chemicals with caution when integrating them into the wide

Agronomy

01 MAY 1996

Satellites target in on spraying

Farmers stand to make big savings in herbicide and fertiliser costs by using advanced computer and satellite

Agronomy

01 JAN 1994

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