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Store soil water to help close the yield gap

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Store soil water to help close the yield gap.. Mr Fritsch says to optimise crop yields for 2016, it is important to pay attention to crop variety choice and rotations, input spending, control of weeds, diseases and pests, soil health, stubble cover and fallow management... Mr Fritsch says in some lower-rainfall areas, a high frequency of lower-yielding crops with small margins may be less profitable to grow than a well-planned rotation that includes some crops grown on long fallow during the change between summer and winter cropping...
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