Management tailored to predict yields

Developing a better understanding and awareness of his soil is one of th egreatest benefits of the APSIM

Agronomy

01 NOV 1997

Harvesting serradella can be easy

Harvesting Cadiz serradella for pasture seed will be a completely new experince for most farmers but

Agronomy

01 NOV 1997

Harvest front care reaps cash benefits

Kondinin Group research has shown farmers could save upt to $175 per hectare by taking time to set up

Agronomy

01 OCT 1997

Trials show varied potential for growth

Whether Austrlaia can profit from the commercial cultivation of Indian hemp is a question which has been

Agronomy

01 OCT 1997

How genetic engineering will benefit growers

Technology has revoluitionised the way food and fibres are produced in the world, with each advance solving

Agronomy

01 OCT 1997

Tiny organisms have big effect on crops

Taking time to understand the activities of organisms in the soil can significantly improve the likelihood

Agronomy

01 OCT 1997

Cropfacts paddock recording program

The Cropfacts software program aims to provide farmers with an easy-to-use method for recording crop

Agronomy

01 OCT 1997

Field tests isolate water repellent soils

Water repellence is strongly influenced by past management and land use history.

Agronomy

01 SEP 1997

Mungbean crops merit a second look

Australia is a small but growing supplier of mungbeans to the world market, with the potential to expant

Agronomy

01 SEP 1997

Parasitic flies to reduce snail contamination

Parasitic flies may offer a solution to the serious pest problem posed by introduced white and conical

Agronomy

01 SEP 1997

Careful drying ans storage avoids penalties

High quality maize grain fro grit production can attract price premiums in domestic and export markets.

Agronomy

01 SEP 1997

Non-selectives improve pasture composition

Non-selective herbicides used for spray-topping and winter cleaning have emerged as a powerful weapon

Agronomy

01 SEP 1997

GPS sprays on the straight and narrow

The introduction of differential global positioning systems (DGPS) to agriculture is continuing, with

Agronomy

01 AUG 1997

Grain oats prove a poor break crop

The effectiveness of using grain oats as a break crop for wheat has been questioned following the results

Agronomy

01 AUG 1997

It pays to check narrow point performance

A well-designed sowing point can greatly improve crop germination, seedling vigour and grain yield by

Agronomy

01 JUL 1997

Herbicides help increase grain protein

Field trials have found some herbicides increased the grain protein of wheat provided there was an adequate

Agronomy

01 JUL 1997