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Growing maize in the coastal Wet Tropics

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" Print the page Over recent years maize has been successfully grown in north Queensland for grain and silage... Maize has a number of features that make it well suited to north Queensland, including: high rainfall requirement cheap weed control options few pest and disease problems can tolerate rain at harvest a growing market in the north with the expansion of feedlots... Maize is grown mainly for the domestic market, either as grain for feed mixes or silage in areas close to dairies and feedlots...
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