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" Growing long-season canola with Bruce McLean 10 September 2014 Bool Lagoon, SA, farmer Bruce McLean explains the process behind his decision to grow long-season canola in 2013-14... After sowing the canola in December and grazing it over summer and autumn, Bruce is confident in the potential yield of the crop... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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Long-season canolas reshape seasonal management.. Bruce McLean inspects his long-season canola, which was sown in December last year and grazed over summer before being locked up for harvest in June... I've heard through trial results in Victoria's Western District that good root establishment with this type of canola is the main yield driver, and that's what we've got with our crop," he says...
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Long-season canolas reshape seasonal management.. Bruce McLean inspects his long-season canola, which was sown in December last year and grazed over summer before being locked up for harvest in June... I've heard through trial results in Victoria's Western District that good root establishment with this type of canola is the main yield driver, and that's what we've got with our crop," he says...
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Moisture probes put hard data into crop planning.. Bruce says he installed the probes for three reasons: to assess how much moisture is in the profile to help with crop planning; to ensure nitrogen is not wasted on crops that do not have sufficient subsoil moisture to support additional biomass production; and to assist with marketing decisions - as an accurate picture of available moisture will help, particularly if they forward sell their grain... Bruce says the controlled-traffic farming system, introduced in 2006, has several benefits including: a 20 per cent reduction in fuel use; better soil structure, improving water infiltration and plant root development; better paddock access enabling more timely applications; and the ability to more easily implement inter-row planting of crops into the previous year's stubble...
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Moisture probes put hard data into crop planning.. Bruce says he installed the probes for three reasons: to assess how much moisture is in the profile to help with crop planning; to ensure nitrogen is not wasted on crops that do not have sufficient subsoil moisture to support additional biomass production; and to assist with marketing decisions - as an accurate picture of available moisture will help, particularly if they forward sell their grain... Bruce says the controlled-traffic farming system, introduced in 2006, has several benefits including: a 20 per cent reduction in fuel use; better soil structure, improving water infiltration and plant root development; better paddock access enabling more timely applications; and the ability to more easily implement inter-row planting of crops into the previous year's stubble...
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" Over the Fence: PA to drive cropping efficiency at Lameroo - Nov 2011 09 August 2012.. More consistent crops and more productive use of farming inputs are the desired results of an investment in precision agriculture by Lameroo mixed farmers, Bruce, Gaylia and Robert Pocock... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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