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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
The farms which work on high volume mostly use conventional methods with some alternative practices used such as green manure crops, cover crops and composted material... Their conventional production system uses holistic methods to ensure sustainable agriculture, including practices like compost at 4-5 tonnes per hectare per year spread over the fields, and six-year rotations as a minimum for vegetables... Many of the businesses using conventional methods realised the importance of soil health and the need to improve their soils to maintain current production...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
" Print the page You are more likely to succeed in growing soybeans if you: plant fresh, good-quality seed at the recommended rate choose varieties that suit your planting time, climate and market ensure effective inoculation using group-H soybean inoculant avoid moisture-stress throughout the growing season when irrigating manage, monitor and correctly identify and treat pests and diseases plant phytophthora-resistant varieties harvest when seed moisture levels reach 16%... As a general guide, use the maturity group ratings to choose a variety suitable for a summer planting in your region: north Queensland - groups 8 and 9 central Queensland - groups 7 and 8 southern Queensland - groups 5, 6 and 7.. While nitrogen application may produce taller, greener plants, trial results show no economic yield response from the addition of nitrogenous fertiliser to soybeans in dryland situations...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
" Print the page You are more likely to succeed in growing soybeans if you: plant fresh, good-quality seed at the recommended rate choose varieties that suit your planting time, climate and market ensure effective inoculation using group-H soybean inoculant avoid moisture-stress throughout the growing season when irrigating manage, monitor and correctly identify and treat pests and diseases plant phytophthora-resistant varieties harvest when seed moisture levels reach 16%... As a general guide, use the maturity group ratings to choose a variety suitable for a summer planting in your region: north Queensland - groups 8 and 9 central Queensland - groups 7 and 8 southern Queensland - groups 5, 6 and 7.. While nitrogen application may produce taller, greener plants, trial results show no economic yield response from the addition of nitrogenous fertiliser to soybeans in dryland situations...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
" Print the page You are more likely to succeed in growing soybeans if you: plant fresh, good-quality seed at the recommended rate choose varieties that suit your planting time, climate and market ensure effective inoculation using group-H soybean inoculant avoid moisture-stress throughout the growing season when irrigating manage, monitor and correctly identify and treat pests and diseases plant phytophthora-resistant varieties harvest when seed moisture levels reach 16%... As a general guide, use the maturity group ratings to choose a variety suitable for a summer planting in your region: north Queensland - groups 8 and 9 central Queensland - groups 7 and 8 southern Queensland - groups 5, 6 and 7.. While nitrogen application may produce taller, greener plants, trial results show no economic yield response from the addition of nitrogenous fertiliser to soybeans in dryland situations...
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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
The paddock is finished with a conventional method of ploughing before a crop is planted... Richard Wright (2012), principal of Wright Produce Ltd, U.K, stated "we started in pigs in the 1960's and now run 3,600 sows; the pigs make us money but it's the value of the manure that keeps us in pigs... Given that there is a good chance of extensive soil disturbance by the pigs at the same time, nutrient runoff could happen in heavy rain, polluting water ways and causing water quality problems...
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