Greg Butler and Andrew Bird
|Contributor||South Australian No-till Farmers Association|
To assess the emergence and vigour of wheat sown with a zero-till system with:
In furrow devices were superior to a press wheel.
The seed lock wheels were significanly more durable compared to in-furrow seed firmers.
|Lead research organisation||N/A|
|Host research organisation||N/A|
|Trial funding source||NLP Innov 069|
Special thanks to Scott Clark, Tom Robinson and Anthony Pﬁ tzner for their time and the use of their seeding rigs. This work was conducted by SANTFA with support from the National Landcare Programme.
|Other trial partners||SANTFA, Landcare|
Zero-Till disc (JD 1820)
|Sow date||Not specified|
|Harvest date||Not specified|
|Plot size||Not specified|
|Plot replication||Not specified|
SILO weather estimates sourced from https://www.longpaddock.qld.gov.au/silo/
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