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Moura papers 2000

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Given the scenario, it is little wonder that in anticipation of a 1-2t/ha crop of cooking/sprouting beans valued at $600-$700/t requiring maybe one insect spray, that some producers were disappointed with what the mungbeans actually returned (processing grade worth about $315 net-to-grower)... Grains Research Update, Moura 16 thMarch 2000 (SOME OF) THE ECONOMICS OF NITROGEN, WATER, TILLAGE AND COMPACTION IN DAWSON/CALLIDE FARMING SYSTEMS Fred Chudleigh and Howard Cox, QDPI Key points Deep, high fertility soils Water, rather than nitrogen is the limiting factor to yield... Example outputs - returns from the same soil with different farming intensities 30-year periods commencing year shown Note: 'Opportunity cropping' modeled sorghum and wheat sowing based on the availability of stored soil water (SSW), and rainfall of 25mm over 4 days. '..
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