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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
Mention of a trade name or company in this publication does not imply endorsement of any product or company by the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia... Timing 0.001 9 # Not registered for use in field pea in WA the application rates of both MCPA ester LVE and Brodal tested has been purposely omitted... * Not registered for use in oats in WA the application rates of these herbicides have been purposely omitted...
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Building soil carbon for productivity implications for carbon accounting Jeff Baldock, CSIRO Land and Water, Adelaide, SA and.. Crop Updates is a partnership between the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia and the Grains Research & Development Corporation 1.. Stored water is estimated by using the formula: 10% of the previous November and December rainfall plus 20% of January and February rainfall, plus 55% of March rainfall plus 75% of April rainfall...
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Grain yields of both crops at Merredin were very poor... In 2012, rotation trials of three years duration were initiated at Cunderdin (wheat - lupin) and at Merredin (wheat - chickpea) to examine the effect of crop row spacing, herbicides and applied nitrogen (in wheat only) on crops and weeds... In the chickpea crop, Outlook controlled annual ryegrass plants measured at 4 weeks after emergence, more effectively than simazine (Outlook 2 plants/m2 versus simazine 8 plants/m2 of annual ryegrass)...
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Interest in fallow has recently grown in WA in response to dry seasons (e.g. Drew and Grima, 2011) but we were cautious about its place on sandplain at Wongan Hills given that 2010 was one of the driest seasons ever recorded there... Crop water use was not measured in every treatment, so a regression model of all the data shown in Figure 3 had only ryegrass density and mineral N included as independent variables... Water use was measured for the treatments labelled wheat sequences in Figure 3...
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Background Many farmers in southern NSW, particularly younger ones, have switched from traditional mixed farming to a more intensive farming systems involving no livestock at all... Farm data from properties which have adopted brown manure peas, have shown 25 - 30% yield increases for both canola and wheat crops grown in the two years following brown manure pea crops... The trading results measured by EBIT (Earnings before Interest and Tax) and three key financial ratios are shown in Table 3...
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" Delayed sowing of lupin, a risky strategy to control wild radish... We also describe simulation modelling to assess the likely delay in sowing after forgoing an initial sowing opportunity based on historical weather data... Wild radish biomass measured at crop maximum biomass increased as the density of wild radish plants increased in both May and June sowings...
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