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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Continuous barley produced the highest gross margin when compared with eight other rotations in WA's central wheatbelt... The five-year gross margin of continuous barley was $1706 a hectare, ahead of lupin-wheat-barley-lupin-wheat at $1620/ha (see Figure 1)... But continuous wheat was showing a trend toward lower vigour, yield and protein and higher weed density due to seasonal and disease pressures (see Figure 2)...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
P4/S9 and P2/S4 were the two most profitable sequences and, overall, the 'maximum profit - P4' philosophy had the highest mean gross margin... It is logical that those growers that have chosen to have no livestock will have no interest in trialling grazing crops... Overall, the data has indicated that for the biserrula inoculant all of the carrier's have difficulties in carrying enough live rhizobia numbers to adequately nodulate the legume hosts after 3-4 months of dry, hot soil...
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