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Rock Breaking & Raised Beds Sticky Beak Walk

Wednesday 26 September - 3pm at Bruce McLean’s 

127 McNeil Road, Bool Lagoon

 

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Keith Trial Walk

Thursday September 20, 9am – 11.00am at Kym and Chad Makin’s property

 

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Southern Pulse Extension Project

South East Pulse Check Discussion Group: Pre-canopy Closure Meeting and Crop Walk 

Wednesday September 12, meet at Cox Rural Keith 8.30am

 

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‘Southern irrigated cereal and canola varieties achieving target yields’ 

 

Irrigated wheat and canola experiments were conducted at Bool Lagoon between 2014 and 2016 as part of the ‘Southern irrigated cereal and canola varieties achieving target yields’ project. The objective was to improve cereal and canola production through identification of varieties and agronomic practices with superior performance under irrigation. 

 

The experiment site received its lowest rainfall on record in 2014 and highest rainfall on record in 2016 and these extreme rainfall conditions had a strong influence on experiment results. In 2014 there was no significant interaction with grain yield and different nitrogen or fungicide regimes, and in 2016 the very wet conditions resulted in some experiment treatments being abandoned.

 

To view the final documents from the trial work;

wheat 

canola