iLime app aids farm input efficiency

iLime app aids farm input efficiency

A new app can help farmers better manage lime applications.

Soils

06 SEPTEMBER 2019
Kondinin Group spreading the word

Kondinin Group spreading the word

Spreaders put under the microscope

Machinery General

18 MAY 2018
Using soil pH to control weeds

Using soil pH to control weeds

Adding lime can help crops outgrow weeds

Agronomy

03 APRIL 2017
Removing subsoil constraints pays off with improved canola yield

Removing subsoil constraints pays off with improved canola yield

Overcoming subsoil constraints is a sure-fire way of increasing yields in the medium to long term but...

Agronomy

06 JUNE 2016
Spray mix stops lime stray

Spray mix stops lime stray

JORG and Carol Brinkmann farm at Lake King Western Australia where regular lime application is an important...

Machinery General

15 JANUARY 2016
South West soil acidity research profiled in global report

South West soil acidity research profiled in global report

DETAILED soil acidity mapping and analysis by Western Australian researchers has featured in a Food and...

Agronomy

14 DECEMBER 2015
Soil testing key to dealing with acidic soils

Soil testing key to dealing with acidic soils

The need to apply lime is not always obvious and the results of doing so are not always readily apparent,...

Agronomy

29 APRIL 2015
Lime and cultivation can boost yields on forest gravels

Lime and cultivation can boost yields on forest gravels

Lifting soil pH above a critical threshold of 4.8, in combination with deep cultivation, has significantly...

Agronomy

07 MAY 2014
Shift in investment reaps benefits

Shift in investment reaps benefits

RESEARCH from the Western Australian Department of Agriculture and Food has shown that shifting investment...

Agronomy

21 FEBRUARY 2014
Get lime in your firing line this summer

Get lime in your firing line this summer

With subsurface acidity and compaction a growing problem across Western Australia's Wheatbelt, Melissa...

Agronomy

08 JANUARY 2014