Claire Browne (BCG)
Katrien Descheemaeker (CSIRO)
|Contributor||Birchip Cropping Group|
To evaluate the potential of combining summer-growing perennial grasses with a cereal in a pasture cropping system in the Mallee.
|Lead research organisation||N/A|
|Host research organisation||N/A|
|Trial funding source||GRDC|
|Trial funding source||CRC|
This research forms part of the Evercrop project, which is funded through the CRC for Future Farm Industries, Grains Research and Development Corporation and the Department of Primary Industries Victoria. The trial was conducted on the land of Darryl Burdett. The trial was originally established with the support of the Mallee CMA, the National Landcare Program and BCG.
|Other trial partners||Not specified|
|Sow rate or Target density||65 kg/ha seed of Hindmarsh barley|
|Sow date||Not specified|
|Harvest date||Not specified|
|Plot size||Not specified|
SILO weather estimates sourced from https://www.longpaddock.qld.gov.au/silo/
Jeffrey, S.J., Carter, J.O., Moodie, K.B. and Beswick, A.R. (2001). Using spatial interpolation to construct a comprehensive archive of Australian climate data , Environmental Modelling and Software, Vol 16/4, pp 309-330. DOI: 10.1016/S1364-8152(01)00008-1.