You are here

agricultural productivity

Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
The financial and productivity performance of a group of 242 farms over the period 2002 to 2011 has been analysed... All farms increased their wealth most eroded their percentage equity and now carry more debt... When farms were further categorised on the basis of farm type and performance category we found that all three types of farms contained growing businesses but a higher proportion of crop specialists were growing and a higher proportion of farms in this enterprise category were also less secure...
Related categories:
Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
The project will determine the effectiveness of subsoil manuring across the High Rainfall Zone in SW Victoria... The project is expected to demonstrate that subsoil manuring will result in large increases in grain yield at a range of sites, and over a number of seasons, and that these continuing increases from a single intervention, will be profitable... The expected outputs will be the knowledge (i) of the magnitude of grain yield increases that result from subsoil manuring (ii) that the yield increases continue with successive crops for a number of seasons, and (iii) that the practice will be profitable...
Related categories:

Associated key phrases