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Research investigates future fertiliser applications

AGRICULTURE Victoria scientists studying the impact of climate change on food production are looking at how making changes to fertiliser application can help in the future.

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 Agriculture Victoria researchers Ms Eva Carreras Navarro and Dr Piotr Trebicki showing one of their specimens. Picture courtesy Agriculture Victoria.

Agriculture Victoria researchers Ms Eva Carreras Navarro and Dr Piotr Trebicki showing one of their specimens. Picture courtesy Agriculture Victoria.

The climate change research, by technical assistant Eva Carreras Navarro and research scientist Piotr Trebicki, specifically looked at wheat under projected levels of carbon dioxide and different nitrogen...

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A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

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Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

Farming Ahead's June Research Report compares two carbon calculators which can be used by grain growers.

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Research Report: High Horsepower Tractors (May 2024)

Kondinin Group has rounded up some real broadacre muscle in this Research Report - looking at 447kW (600hp)-plus tractors.

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Research Report: Sheds (April 2024)

Sheds play a vital role in farming, offering shelter and protection for people, machinery, livestock and valuable inputs like chemicals and fertiliser.

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Research Report: Self-Propelled Sprayers (March 2024)

In this month’s Research Report, the Kondinin Group research team of Mark Saunders, Ben White and Josh Giumelli present the results of the latest round of self-propelled sprayer testing. The team traversed several states to round up six of the latest sprayers, which can cost upwards of $1 million each.