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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
We used the tools to quantify the climatic risks related to farm management options such as crop rotation, sowing date, cultivar, and nitrogen management, at eight locations in SEA. During the life of the project farmers showed increasing interest in these tools so that many are now commonly in use... 16. A tool (software package) "Climate Variability Analyser" to simplify the analysis of climate variability has been produced... Significant changes were observed in shift and dispersion of the probability distribution functions for climate variables and grain yield among the SOI and SSTs phases calculated at the end of July...
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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
Current farming systems expose farmers to heavy losses during good seasons when the risk of crop failure is low and returns could be maximised by additional levels of N... The SOI phases, originally developed in Queensland, can be used to identify a set of past years of similar climatic characteristics (analogue years) to the present season... Seasonal climate forecasting is a crucial tool for growers to micro-adjust and governments to macro-adjust economic strategies and policies to reduce impacts on private, estate and national economic objectives...
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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
In the study, a two-tiered approach was adopted to provide better long-lead seasonal forecasts for Australian grain growers... The Extreme Event Information System developed in this project needs to be further refined to enable it to indicate serious droughts such as those that developed in 2006 and 2007... Forecasting systems need to list their forecasts from the past few years prior to the crop season so farmers can assess whether they can use them with confidence...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Seasonal climate forecasting is a crucial tool for growers to micro-adjust and governments to macro-adjust economic strategies and policies to reduce impacts on private, estate and national economic objectives... By assessing the economic value of existing forecasting systems for growers, and developing methods to incorporate climate information into farm decision-making, a GRDC-supported Victorian Department of Primary Industries (DPI) project set out to address some of these issues... Region National, North, South, West < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Weather: Southern region - Tools reduce impact of climate variability..
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