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Catalogue: GRDC Media
An emerging sunflower crop affected by slugs.. We also had issues with preventing the airflow in the seeder blowing the lighter baits off target and stubble impeding the bait placement making it harder for slugs to find the baits.".. Mr Pilkington believes the application at sowing made a huge difference to bait placement accuracy and the residue managers on the precision planter helped with putting baits onto clear ground for the slugs to find...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
"Through work on James's farms, we showed it does improve management, but there's still work to do on how they can be of most benefit.".. "There was a fair bit of variability but we had applied the same amount of fertiliser across the paddock and there didn't seem to be any relationship between yield and straw volume," he says. ".. In one memorable early project measuring nitrogen variability, Brett split one of James's 120-hectare paddocks into different zones based on yield maps and soil characterisation and had students "running around the paddock" collecting hundreds of samples for analysis...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
An emerging sunflower crop affected by slugs.. We also had issues with preventing the airflow in the seeder blowing the lighter baits off target and stubble impeding the bait placement making it harder for slugs to find the baits.".. Mr Pilkington believes the application at sowing made a huge difference to bait placement accuracy and the residue managers on the precision planter helped with putting baits onto clear ground for the slugs to find...
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