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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Managing subsoil constraints - crop and varietal tolerance, rotations, fallow management, crop responses schwenke2_2.. Results from a species and varieties trial on an unconstrained soil in northwest NSW in 2004 (Table 2) also showed species differences in soil water use, but no differences between the varieties chosen for the study even though there were some differences in observed rooting depth and grain yields... Table 4: Species and variety responses at a constrained site in northwest NSW. Variety differences within a species are shown by the letter after the result; those with the same letter following were not significantly different...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Victorian grower Leigh Bryan says VRA has resulted in "massive" savings on his farm at Swan Hill, Victoria, and enabled him to treat soils how they need to be treated... Leigh, who farms 2400ha comprising wheat, barley, canola, lentils and field peas, is entering his tenth season using VRA after converting his spur gear drive seeder to an electric drive in 2005... Leigh also has his boomspray set up for VRA, but he says using the technology with liquids is more difficult than using it with granules because of the pressure ranges...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Victorian grower Leigh Bryan says VRA has resulted in "massive" savings on his farm at Swan Hill, Victoria, and enabled him to treat soils how they need to be treated... Leigh, who farms 2400ha comprising wheat, barley, canola, lentils and field peas, is entering his tenth season using VRA after converting his spur gear drive seeder to an electric drive in 2005... Leigh also has his boomspray set up for VRA, but he says using the technology with liquids is more difficult than using it with granules because of the pressure ranges...
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