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PrimeFacts: Juncea Canola in the Low Rainfall Zone of South-West NSW

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The crop has a number of advantages over canola and will deliver the same rotational benefits as canola... Juncea canola will grow in most soils in south-western NSW but soils with a pH Caof 5.5-7.5 are preferred... Some early research conducted in the Mallee of north west Victoria suggested that nitrogen requirements were lower than for canola, but until further trial work indicates otherwise, fertiliser rates normally applied to canola should be used on juncea canola...