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With the aim of diversifying, improving his return per megalitre of water and hedging against the risk of climate uncertainty, Tony Hamilton has added jojoba to his production mix... Finding options that provide diversification and a higher margin per megalitre of water is an ongoing mission for Dr Tony Hamilton, who farms near Forbes, NSW, where seasonal climates are highly variable... Based on his own experience, Tony is keen to encourage other broadacre grain growers to consider the opportunities provided by niche crops such as jojoba to add in some diversification and risk management, particularly in the face of uncertain rainfall...
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Crop roots push deeper after lime.. Tony White and his family have increased their wheat yields by applying 2.5 to 3.0 tonnes per hectare of lime and then hiring spading and mouldboard ploughing contractors to push the ameliorant into acidic subsoils on their farm near Miling, Western Australia... For the past two seasons, Tony has harvested more grain by doubling his usual rate of lime and using spading and mouldboard ploughing to really drive the ameliorant into the subsoil...
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Crop roots push deeper after lime.. Tony White and his family have increased their wheat yields by applying 2.5 to 3.0 tonnes per hectare of lime and then hiring spading and mouldboard ploughing contractors to push the ameliorant into acidic subsoils on their farm near Miling, Western Australia... For the past two seasons, Tony has harvested more grain by doubling his usual rate of lime and using spading and mouldboard ploughing to really drive the ameliorant into the subsoil...
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Tony Harding, Mingenew, WA, says paddocks he has mouldboard ploughed consistently produce up to one tonne per hectare more grain than paddocks that are to be ploughed... Seven years of experience have made Tony Harding even more convinced of the merits of mouldboard ploughing as a strategy for non-wetting sand and weed management.. Seven years after putting his mouldboard plough to work to bury non-wetting sand and weed seeds, Tony Harding says the paddock he first treated is still performing better than those to be ploughed...
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Tony Harding, Mingenew, WA, says paddocks he has mouldboard ploughed consistently produce up to one tonne per hectare more grain than paddocks that are to be ploughed... Seven years of experience have made Tony Harding even more convinced of the merits of mouldboard ploughing as a strategy for non-wetting sand and weed management.. Seven years after putting his mouldboard plough to work to bury non-wetting sand and weed seeds, Tony Harding says the paddock he first treated is still performing better than those to be ploughed...
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" GRDC Grains Research Update, 4-5th March 2014, Northern Region, Goondiwindi QLD. Tony Cook 17 April 2014 Tony Cook from NSW DPI discusses row orientation, spacing and variety selection as weed management tools... Recorded at GRDC Grains Research Update, Northern Region, Goondiwindi QLD, 4-5 March 2014... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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