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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
Weeds are a problem in crops because they compete for resources... On 22 October eight ryegrass seed heads per plot were measured for seed head length... The stiletto boots used in this research creates paired rows, 75mm apart, effectively reducing the row spacing by 75mm...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Compete with weeds give your crop heaven and your weeds hell.. Paired row sowing achieved using the Stiletto boot in this trial, has the potential to improve grain yield and competition with weeds... The stiletto boots used in this research creates paired rows, 75mm apart, effectively reducing the row spacing by 75mm...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Precision seeding technology shows promise.. DAFWA researcher Martin Harries at a precision seeding trial site at Ogilvie in August, 2015, showing no significant difference between the biomass of canola seeded at 2.5kgha, left, and 0.5kg/ha, right... DAFWA researcher Martin Harries said precision planters were usually used for coarse grains such as corn or soybeans or in horticulture, but previous WA and Canadian studies had shown that yields for canola and lupins could also be improved when plants were sown more uniformly using this technology...
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