Managing sodic soils improves yields

Farmers can improve production on difficult to manage sodic soils through better management and thaddition

Agronomy

01 FEB 1998

Guide for spotting weeds

Western Weeds - A guide to weeds of WEstern Australia is a new identification guide recently published

Agronomy

01 FEB 1998

Untapped local market worth $8-$10m

Northern Australian growers could capitalise on an $8-$10 million domestic opportunity annually by matching

Agronomy

01 FEB 1998

Weed maps improve crop options

A Kondinin Group project investigates the benefits of using precision farming technology on Australian

Agronomy

01 FEB 1998

Legume benefits hidden below ground

Crop legumes are likely to provide significantly more nitrogen to the soil than previously thought, with

Agronomy

01 JAN 1998

Winter wheats show multiple benefits

Australia has the potential to produce an extra two to three million tonnes of winter wheat which could

Agronomy

01 JAN 1998

Stubble and rotation benefit crop yields

Long-term trials carried out in South Australia have shown stubble retention is th ekey to productive

Agronomy

01 JAN 1998

Computer simulator supports decisions

A new computer program is helping farmers and their advisers explore the effects of a range of management

Agronomy

01 NOV 1997

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

Reduce trash by careful management

Trash (extraneous matter in paddy) could cost the Australian rice industry more than $7 million this

Agronomy

01 NOV 1997

Low-cost tool boost germination chances

Seed vigour testing provides a useful and low-cost tool for producers to determine which seed to retain

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

Seed coating breakthrough

When to sow has always been a decision involving an element of risk.

Agronomy

01 NOV 1997

Using lucerne to increase crop performance

The timing of lucerne removal is crucial in determining levels of soil nitrogen available to the following

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

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

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