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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (North)
Modelling the risks involved with splitting N application at Bellata over a number of years.. Current best nitrogen management practice is generally to assess soil water and soil nitrogen levels before sowing, estimate yield potential and fertilise all prior to, or at, sowing because it is too risky to apply in-crop... There is a large decrease in frequency from one to two rainfall events, suggesting growers would need to be very organised and be able to respond in a short time frame to take advantage of incrop N application opportunities...
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Catalogue: GRDC 2014 Research Summaries
" Economics of closing the yield gap in the Northern Grains Region.. A third measure to help growers make decisions to improve yield will be benchmarks for water productivity, otherwise known as water use efficiency, for different soils and scenarios for each part of the Northern Region... Workshops will involve growers and advisers in discussion of yield targets and ways of closing the yield gaps, along with the economics of improvements and putting it all together to make the farm and region more profitable and productive...
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