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Researchers turn up the heat on field crop research

VICTORIAN researchers are testing the effect of heatwaves on cereal, pulse and oilseed crops using computerised, custom-engineered trolleys mounted with infrared heaters.

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 Agriculture Victoria turns up the heat on field crop research with custom-engineered trolleys. Photo Courtesy: Agriculture Victoria

Agriculture Victoria turns up the heat on field crop research with custom-engineered trolleys. Photo Courtesy: Agriculture Victoria

The Free Air Temperature Extreme (FATE) facility at Agriculture Victoria's Horsham SmartFarm, which is funded by the Victorian Government and backed by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC),...

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