Farmer experiences with introducing cereals into established lucerne to boost winter growth

2007

Research organisaton

Trial details

Researcher(s) Simon Falkiner (G G), David Waston (Agvise), Cam Nicholson (G G)
Year(s) 2007
Contributor Southern Farming Systems
Trial location(s) Site 6, Inverleigh, VIC
Farmer experiences with introducing cereals into established lucerne to boost winter growth locations
Aims
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Key messages
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Lead research organisation N/A
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified
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Method

Crop type
Treatment type(s)
  • Crop: Type
  • Sowing: Method
  • Variety: Type
Trial type Demonstration
Trial design Unreplicated

Inverleigh 2007

Sow date Not specified
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Treatment 1
Dry matter (t/ha)
1 Nil Lucerne only 1.4
2 Yerong Lucerne + direct drilled barley 1.6
3 Yerong Lucerne + broadcast barley 1.6

Dry matter t/ha


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Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 6, Inverleigh, VIC Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source
Trial site Soil order
Site 6, Inverleigh, VIC Sodosol
National soil grid Source
NOTE: National Soil Grid data is aggregated information for background information on the wider area
Actual soil values can vary significantly in a small area and the trial soil tests are the most relevant data where available

Soil properties

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Climate

Derived climate information

No observed climate data available for this trial.
Derived climate data is determined from trial site location and national weather sources.

Site 6, Inverleigh VIC

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Some data on this site is sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology

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.

Trial report and links

2007 trial report