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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
" Attachment to Project DAS00017 Reducing the impact of climate variability Frost Table 1: Agronomic practices to reduce frost risk ranked in order of importance Soil Heat Bank Ranking Description Ave temp at Manipulation canopy height 1... Reducing frost risk by increasing the clay content of sandy surfaced soils is the strongest finding in South Australia... Crops sown twice with half the seed sown in each run gives an even plant density and has been found to more slowly release the soil heat so that it can have an impact on air temperature at head height in early morning when frosts are most severe...
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