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The optimal sowing time for wheat is a compromise... KeY POINts early sowing can accelerate establishment and make full use of the growing season but can increase the risk of frost during critical growth stages and hayingoff in a dry finish... in Australia, developmental stages are commonly referred to as 'growth stages'...
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Dr James Hunt, pictured, says planting a range of cultivars at their optimal sowing time can improve profitability for wheat growers... Sowing a range of cultivars in their ideal sowing windows will give wheat growers the best chance of balancing the increasing risks of heat and frost damage... Wedgetail, Cutlass, Trojan, Mace 10 April - 15 May "Three years of trials across multiple environments in SA have shown that yields decline at a rate of 28 kg/ha per day once sowing extends past the end of the first week in May," Dr Hunt said...
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Dr James Hunt, pictured, says planting a range of cultivars at their optimal sowing time can improve profitability for wheat growers... Sowing a range of cultivars in their ideal sowing windows will give wheat growers the best chance of balancing the increasing risks of heat and frost damage... Wedgetail, Cutlass, Trojan, Mace 10 April - 15 May "Three years of trials across multiple environments in SA have shown that yields decline at a rate of 28 kg/ha per day once sowing extends past the end of the first week in May," Dr Hunt said...
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