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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Identify where the benefits of fluid fertilisers are likely to be significant, in terms of climate, soil type and cropping system... The conclusion is that while there does not appear to be any yield advantage associated with using Flexi-N through the boom, as opposed to urea topdressed prior to sowing, there does appear to be an advantage when it is banded... The freight was approximately $40/tonne, compared to solid fertiliser delivered bulk, which is approximately $20/tonne...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Southern Farming Systems chief executive officer Jon Midwood says there is scope for late-season nitrogen application to become more popular, given a soft finish to the season... "Some of the sites we trialled already had adequate nitrogen because of high residual levels, or the grower had applied more nitrogen prior to GS32," Mr Midwood says... "Also spreading widths are getting wider and there may be a case for considering liquid fertilisers because they can be applied through a boom-spray at the correct width, compared to a spinning disc spreader which can be limited by wind conditions and machine set-up," Mr Midwood says...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Southern Farming Systems chief executive officer Jon Midwood says there is scope for late-season nitrogen application to become more popular, given a soft finish to the season... "Some of the sites we trialled already had adequate nitrogen because of high residual levels, or the grower had applied more nitrogen prior to GS32," Mr Midwood says... "Also spreading widths are getting wider and there may be a case for considering liquid fertilisers because they can be applied through a boom-spray at the correct width, compared to a spinning disc spreader which can be limited by wind conditions and machine set-up," Mr Midwood says...
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