Southern Farming Systems

Southern Farming Systems is a farm driven, non-profit organisation helping higher rainfall farmers with practical research and information that produces sustainable results.

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OFT information summary

Years: 1996 to 2017
945 published trials
884 uploaded trial reports
84 trial sites
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With limited barley varieties suited to the high rainfall zone, it is important that there are agronomy packages available that suit each variety to maximise production and profitability. This project is helping to build a strong database of knowledge for targeted variety management, which will give advisors and growers confidence to try new var… read more

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Sowing Rate Sowing Timing Variety Type
Westmere, VIC
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Developing new varieties that are high yielding with a manageable level of resistance to the major fungal diseases and with quality suited to the major markets, particularly the Middle East.

Crop type: Faba beans 1 trial Variety Type
Westmere, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

Faba beans were sown at the Lake Bolac site

Crop type: Faba beans 1 trial Variety Type
Lake Bolac, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

Barley was sown at Hamilton and Inverleigh sites

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
Inverleigh, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

Barley was sown at Hamilton and Inverleigh sites

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
Hamilton, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

Early season wheat was sown at Hamilton and Streatham sites

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
Streatham, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

Long season wheat was sown at the Hamilton site

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
Hamilton, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

Early season wheat was sown at Hamilton and Streatham sites

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
Hamilton, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

Canola varieties and locations included: 

  • Clearfield (Streatham, Hamilton and Inverleigh)
  • Round… read more
Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Inverleigh, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

Canola varieties and locations included: 

  • Clearfield sown at Streatham, Hamilton and Inverleigh
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Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Hamilton, VIC
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A nationally coordinated series of trials across all major grain growing regions of Australia funded by GRDC. A standard protocol is used across all trial sites each year to ensure that results are comparable.

  • Conventional and clearfield varieties were sown at the Streatham site
Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Streatham, VIC
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Performance of canola types suited to the HRZ

Penny Riffkin (Agriculture Victoria), Claudia Gebert (SFS), Debra Partington, I Grimmer, J Smith and T Dickson (Agriculture Victoria)

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To assess the potential of non-commercial later maturing canola lines for the HRZ of southern Australia.

Winter canola types have shown a yield advantage over spring types across a number of seasons in the HRZ. Winter types can be around 4 weeks later to flower and harvest that commercial spring types. Spacial modelling studies indicat… read more

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Inverleigh, VIC
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To improve grower productivity and industry sustainability through new management techniques and cultivars.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Timing
Inverleigh, VIC
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To understand the potential impact of these factors and whether this tendency can be controlled with the use of plant growth regulators (PGRs).

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Sowing Sowing Timing Variety Variety Type
Westmere, VIC
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Drysdale, VIC
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Inverleigh, VIC
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To test the differences between faba bean varieties.

Westmere, VIC
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To investigate the drivers for yield loss under grazing with a view to make grazing crops less risky.

Inverleigh, VIC
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To test differences between Triazine-Tolerant varieties of canola.

Inverleigh, VIC
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To test differences between Round-up Ready varieties of canola.

Inverleigh, VIC
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To test differences between clearfield varieties of canola.

Inverleigh, VIC
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To test differences between Triazine-Tolerant varieties of canola.

Hamilton, VIC
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To test differences between Round-up Ready varieties of canola.

Hamilton, VIC
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To test differences between clearfield varieties of canola.

Hamilton, VIC
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To test differences between Triazine-Tolerant varieties of canola.

Lake Bolac, VIC
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To test differences between Round-up Ready varieties of canola.

Lake Bolac, VIC
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To test differences between clearfield varieties of canola.

Lake Bolac, VIC
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To test differences between conventional varieties of canola.

Lake Bolac, VIC
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To test the differences between oat varieties.

Crop type: Oats 1 trial
Streatham, VIC
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To test the differences between oat varieties.

Crop type: Oats 1 trial
Hamilton, VIC
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To test the differences between faba bean varieties.

Westmere, VIC
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To test the differences between barley varieties.

Inverleigh, VIC
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To test the differences between barley varieties.

Streatham, VIC
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To test the differences between barley varieties.

Hamilton, VIC
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To test the differences between lonv season wheat varieties.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing
Streatham, VIC
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To test the differences between long season wheat varieties.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing
Hamilton, VIC
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To test the differences between early season wheat varieties.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing
Inverleigh, VIC
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To test the differences between early season wheat varieties.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing
Streatham, VIC
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To test the differences between early season wheat varieties.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing
Hamilton, VIC
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To test and develop farming systems where retained stubble is managed in the HRZ without a reduction in profitability for the grower

Rokewood, VIC
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To assess cultural control practices in combination with pre-emergent herbicides for the management resistant ARG at the Lake Bolac research site.

Crop type: Faba beans 1 trial Herbicide Herbicide Type
Lake Bolac, VIC
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To identify additional lines with maturity between the spring and winter types by evaluating new canola lines not commercially available to growers which were supplied by six seed companies.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Crop Type
Hamilton, VIC
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To identify additional lines with maturity between the spring and winter types by evaluating new canola lines not commercially available to growers which were supplied by six seed companies.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Crop Type
Inverleigh, VIC
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To show differences in performance of varieties across South West Victoria.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
Hamilton, VIC Clay
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To show differences in performance of varieties across South West Victoria.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
Streatham, VIC Clay loam
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To show differences in performance of varieties across South West Victoria.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
Teesdale, VIC Clay loam
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Inverleigh, VIC
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To expand knowledge on pulses and increase the use of them in the southern region

Rokewood, VIC
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To compare two nozzles, a 90 degree vs a 45 degree spary angle nozzle, in their efficacy in controlling ARG in canola. The 90 degree angled nozzle was tested at two droplet sizes, (i) medium and (ii) very coarse. The 40 degree angled nozzle was tested at a medium droplet size and oriented two ways (i) all nozzles facing forward and (ii) nozzles … read more

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Herbicide Application
Westmere, VIC
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Rokewood, VIC
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