South Australian research to boost crop establishment rates

RESEARCHERS at UniSA’s Agricultural Machinery Research and Design Centre (AMRDC) are nearing completion of a number of projects that could improve crop establishment by up to 400 per cent.

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South Australian researchers are using technology to improve seeding equipment. Picture Mark Saunders.

The researchers are using cutting edge technology and processes such as the Discreet Element Method (DEM) to better develop seeding machinery and techniques.