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Having achieved comparable results to their traditional tyne sowing approach, Dave Newbigging can see future benefits in accurate seed placement techniques... "Normally we run a 15-inch spacing (37.5cm) with our tyne machine and with the Max Emerge we were able to use a 30 inch (75cm) spacing," Mr Newbigging said... To achieve reasonable results using the more precise seed placement technique, Mr Newbigging believes the seed should be dry sown and followed by rain shortly after...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
"Normally we run a 15-inch spacing (37.5cm) with our tyne machine and with the Max Emerge we were able to use a 30 inch (75cm) spacing," Mr Newbigging said... "We also went from using 2kgs of seed per hectare to 500g so there's a bit of saving there too," Mr Newbigging said... To achieve reasonable results using the more precise seed placement technique, Mr Newbigging believes the seed should be dry sown and followed by rain shortly after...
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" Over The Fence North: Conditions are key to accurate seed placement 15 July 2014 Trialling precision seeding equipment has given Central West NSW grain growers Dave and Nigel Newbigging greater insight into their farm's cropping capabilities, as well as alternatives to traditional tyne sowing... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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