Roy Latta (SARDI)
Cathy Paterson (SARDI)
Wade Shepperd (SARDI)
|Contributor||SARDI Minnipa Agricultural Centre|
To manage risk through variable rate technology using different inputs over variable soil types and testing the use of Yield Prophet to match plant available water and nutrition with modelling of climatic conditions, knowing that we can have unpredictable finishes to seasons.
|Lead research organisation||
SARDI Minnipa Agricultural Centre
|Host research organisation||N/A|
|Trial funding source||GRDC UA00107|
Eyre Peninsula Farming Systems
Thanks to Peter Kuhlmann for the opportunity to use this paddock as part of EPFS III and ‘Jock’ Rhynne and Andre Eylward for sowing the paddock and all their help during the year. Thanks also to Willie Shoobridge, Trent Brace, Kay Brace and Cilla King for all their technical help, and Alison Frischke for setting up the trial.
|Other trial partners||Not specified|
|Sow date||Not specified|
|Harvest date||Not specified|
|Plot size||Not specified|
|Plot replication||Not specified|
|Rainfall avg ann (mm)||293mm|
|Rainfall avg gsr (mm)||219mm|
|Rainfall trial total (mm)||292mm|
|Rainfall trial gsr (mm)||229mm|
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.