South Australian Research and Development Institute

The South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) provides research and development services to the state government, commercial clients and research partners to help make South Australia’s primary industries and regions internationally competitive and ecologically sustainable.

SARDI’s programs are designed to increase the productivity, sustainability and adaptability of the state’s agriculture, food and wine, fisheries and aquaculture and bioscience enterprises, create opportunities for market growth, address barriers to growth and provide applied solutions.

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Years: 1936 to 2017
261 published trials
27 uploaded trial reports
89 trial sites
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Aims:

To produce an Endnote-generated txt file database of research on trace elements in cropping systems of south eastern Australia.

Crop type: Barley,Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Form Fertiliser Application Soil amelioration Rate
Urrbrae, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To test the benefits of fluid delivery systems in relation to the effects of trace elements, macro nutrients and fungicides on control of cereal root and leaf diseases and grain yield.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form Fungicide Application
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Source Data Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Edillilie, SA
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Wunkar, SA
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Tooligie Hill, SA
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Streaky Bay, SA
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
West Wyalong, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable
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South Australian Research and Development Institute D R Agriculture Pty Ltd

Aims:

To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Dandaloo, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable
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South Australian Research and Development Institute D R Agriculture Pty Ltd

Aims:

To assess the extent and severity of trace element deficiencies on Eyre Peninsula and if existing guidelines developed some 20-40 years ago for trace element management packages need adapting for current farming systems.

Crop type: Barley,Wheat 4 trials Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Form
Streaky Bay, SA Tooligie, SA
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To report on the outcomes of the nutrition experiments across northern NSW.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Trangie, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Edillilie, SA
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Wunkar, SA
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Streaky Bay, SA
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Farm Beach, SA
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Harden, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Dandaloo, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable
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South Australian Research and Development Institute D R Agriculture Pty Ltd

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To develop a method to visualize diffusion of zinc from fertilizers.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Soil Type
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Farm Beach, ACT
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Temora, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable
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To asses the effect on crop yield of multiple rates and application strategies of micronutrient fertilizers in soils deficient in the target micronutrients (copper, zinc, manganese, boron and molybdenum)

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Harden, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable
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An exploration of the relationships between zinc deficiency crown rot in general type in durum wheat

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
University of Adelaide glasshouse, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To test the benefits of fluid delivery systems in relation to the effects of trace elements, macro nutrients and fungicides on control of cereal root and leaf diseases and grain yield.

Crop type: Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Form Fungicide Application
Streaky Bay, SA Warramboo, SA
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To establish which of the following components has the greater effect on yield: liquid, granular or combined liquid/granular forms of fertiliser nitrogen, phosphorus and trace elements, and in-furrow fungicide.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form Fungicide Application
Tuckey, SA
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To discuss how a slow release boron phosphate to mitigate boron deficiency in high rainfall environments.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Fertiliser Form
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To establish whether the efficacy of fertilizers, which are usually simultaneously placed below the seed at planting, is influenced by being in contact with the dry soil for a period of time before seed germination and crop emergence.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop
Waite Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To examine the availability of zinc fertiliser under dry sowing conditions

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Sowing Timing
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To report on strategies for improving zinc nutrition with zinc oxide fertilisers.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type
University of Adelaide glasshouse, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To discuss how placement influences the efficacy of zinc oxide and zinc sulfate fertilisers.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Method
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Liquid fertiliser evaluation trial

Tristan Baldock (Cleve Rural Traders) and Cathy Paterson (SARDI MAC)

Aims:

To compare crop performance and gross margin returns for a range of fluid and granular nitrogen and phosphorus fertiliser treatments in conjunction with trace elements and in-furrow fungicide.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Fungicide Application
Tuckey, SA
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To test for crop response to the application of manganese fertiliser and for any interaction with nitrogen.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Wharminda, SA
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To investigate what macro and micro nutrients are required in order to increase grain yield using a fluid system.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Mudamuckla, SA
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To test for crop response to the application of manganese fertiliser forms and rates.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Wharminda, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To discuss canola and juncea canola for low rainfall areas in the next season.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Variety Type
Minnipa, SA
Source Data Unavailable
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To present the Cereal Variety Disease Guide for 2011.

Urrbrae, SA
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To compare the zinc efficiency, root growth and production characteristics of 2 cultivars of wheat

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
University of Adelaide , SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To examine the effective Zn concentration required for different wheat genotypes.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Variety Type
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Adaptive peas for low rainfall environments

Larn McMurray, Cathy Paterson, Alison Frischke (SARDI), Tony Leonforte (DPI Vic), Willie Shoobridge, Mark Bennie and Leigh Davis (SARDI)

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To evaluate field pea breeding lines ranging in their glass house tolerance to boron and salinity, for their ability to perform under high field soil boron levels. The same lines were also evaluated in the same paddock at Minnipa but on a contrasting site where lower boron levels were identified.

Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Variety Variety Type
Minnipa, SA
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To discuss options for canola and juncea canola for low rainfall areas in 2010.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Variety Type
Minnipa, SA
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Field pea performance

Larn McMurray (SARDI), Tony Leonforte (DPI Vic), Michael Lines, Willie Shoobridge, Mark Bennie and Leigh Davis (SARDI)

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To develop cultivars and agronomic methods that will increase and stabilise production in environments characterized by variable soil types and low rainfall, of which Minnipa is a key site of the program.

Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Variety Variety Type
Minnipa, SA
Source Data Unavailable
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To investigate selection of canola lines for low rainfall environments in south eastern Australia

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Variety Type
Minnipa, SA
Source Data Unavailable
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To investigate the economical viability of trace nutrient (Zn) application.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Goolagong, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To explore the effectiveness of trace elements when applied with fluid nitrogen and phosphorus fertiliser.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser
Stansbury, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To present a review of trace element disorders in South Australian agriculture.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Application
Auburn, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To quantify the relative effects of different mechanisms of zinc efficiency in bread wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To investigate wheat and canola response to secondary and trace nutrients

Crop type: Canola,Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Application
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To investigate potential long term negative effects on crop yield of interactions between clay spreading or delving with subsoil nutrition (micronutrients).

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Type
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To determine rate and timing of zinc for durum wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application
Hart, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To overcome subsoil constraints to crop growth.

Crop type: Not specified 1 trial Fertiliser Application Soil amelioration Type
Stansbury, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To explain why some micronutrient fertilisers perform better than others in specific soil types.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Fertiliser Form Soil Type
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To evaluate the yield response to trace elements using a fluid delivery system compared to other techniques.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form Fertiliser Method
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To clarify the role of micronutrients in suspension on crop yield increases.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form Fertiliser Application
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To compare the movement and potential availability of Mn, Zn and P when supplied as granular or fluid products in a calcareous and non-calcareous soil.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Fertiliser Form
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To determine rate and timing of zinc for filed pea.

Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application
Hart, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To examine relationships between zinc sufficiency and tolerance to heat stress in wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
University of Adelaide , SA
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Aims:

To compare form and timing for micronutrient fertiliser application.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Form Fertiliser Method
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To demonstrate the long term production and associated economic benefits from ameliorating soil sodicity.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Type Soil amelioration Application
Gunning Gap, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To determine if applying fertiliser to the subsoil gives any residual benefits to crops in subsequent years.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To assess how best to address trace element issues on a paddock spread five years previously with calcareous clay.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To compare performance and economics of correcting micronutrient deficiencies with fluid and granular fertilisers.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form Fertiliser Application
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To evaluate the economic yield performance of a commercially available seed nutrient coat product.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To determine rate and timing of zinc for durum wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application
Hart, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To assess the benefits of various clay rates, types of clay and deep ripping on-farm.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Soil amelioration Rate
Wharminda, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To develop a phosphorus response curve and investigate responses to sulphur, zinc, manganese and copper.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Alectown, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To present a handbook of diagnostic techniques for conducting experiments to ascertain which nutrients are limiting production.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Glengallan, QLD
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To determine if placement of nutrients into the subsoil provides any residual benefit to crops in the second year after application.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Method
Eyre Peninsula, SA
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To determine the most effective method of applying trace elements to crops on sandy soil that has been clay spread.

Crop type: Triticale 1 trial Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To explore the effectiveness of zinc when applied with fluid nitrogen and phosphorus fertiliser.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser
Orroroo, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To develop molecular markers for Zn efficiency.

Crop type: Wheat,Barley 2 trials Variety Type
Birchip, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Two compare two Zn fertiliser application strategies for their impact on soil Zn availability of a grey vertosol.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Fertiliser Method
Tulloona, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To evaluate the effect of early application of foliar trace elements and fungicides on yellow leaf spot in wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Fungicide Application
Eyre Peninsula, SA
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Examine the interaction between zinc nutrition and heat stress on the photosynthetic activity and grain yield of wheat plants under both field and growth room conditions.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To examine the interaction between Zn nutrition and heat stress on the photosynthetic activity and grain yield of wheat plants under both field and growth room conditions.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Adelaide, SA
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To conduct trials across CW NSW to provide objective data on the potential for SU and Zn interactions in wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Herbicide Type Herbicide Application
Condobolin, NSW
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To compare the effects of fluid fertilisers and seed nutrient treatments on early plant vigour and grain yield for wheat grown from locally sourced or certified seed.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form Fertiliser Method
Eyre Peninsula, SA
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To examine the ability of genotypes of wheat and barley to produce high yields on micronutrient deficient soils.

Crop type: Barley,Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Fertiliser Method
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To investigate whether higher Zn efficiency in wheat was related to lower Zn requirement and/or greater distribution to younger parts.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To determine whether vegetative response of genotypes to boron can mimic the genotypic yield responses to boron in the field.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Mount Compass, SA
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To confirm whether the parameter chosen to identify efficient germplasm is adequate, or otherwise, a sub-set of genotypes from the solution culture screening are evaluated against B-efficiencies derived from the field.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To provide a description of observations on copper deficiency in the South Australian mallee.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop
Lameroo, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To conduct a zinc fertiliser program and placement technology demonstration.

Crop type: Canola,Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Application
Clare, SA
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To explore the effects of rotation, P fertiliser and mycorrhizae on wheat grain zinc in rotations.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop Rotation Fertiliser Rate
Junee, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To evaluate the effect of the application of different trace elements and different stubble management on the incidence of yellow leaf spot in a wheat on wheat crop.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Stubble Management
Kyancutta, SA
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To test mid infrared analysis to estimate micronutrient concentrations in soils.

Eyre Peninsula, SA
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To assess a range of application methods for zinc including seed dressing, soil and foliar sprays and zinc with super fertiliser.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Form
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To determine which combinations of nitrogen and zinc together with a single rate of phosphorus applied either as granular or fluid performed best on a range of soil types.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form
Eyre Peninsula, SA
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To determine the critical concentration of zinc for plant growth in chickpea shoots

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
University of Adelaide , SA
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To compare chickpea genotypes for their susceptibility to zinc deficiency and to identify some plant characteristics that are related to zinc efficiency in different genotypes.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Variety Type
Adelaide, SA
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To report on the nutritional status of wheat at three sites where lime was applied at a range of rates in either 1982 or 1983 and again in 1996.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Application
Young, NSW
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To test the efficacy of different methods for alleviating zinc deficiency.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type
Lameroo, SA
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To evaluate the effect of the application of zinc and different stubble management on the incidence of yellow leaf spot in a wheat crop sown into stubble.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Stubble Management
Eyre Peninsula, SA
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To sxamine the effectiveness of seed dressings for overcoming zinc deficiency in durum wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser
Lameroo, SA
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To assess the relative effectiveness of a range of products at correcting zinc (Zn) deficiency in wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop
Yeelanna, SA
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To examine the residual value of zinc to wheat where thr zinc was applied as surface or subsoil application to previous canola.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop Rotation
University of Adelaide glasshouse, SA
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To examine differences in zinc efficiency between chickpea cultivars.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Application
Lameroo, SA
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To conduct an evalutation of four zinc fertiliser sources in two soils.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form
Toowoomba, QLD
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To evaluate the response of three genotypes of Brassica napus and one genotype of Brassica juncea to subsoil low in zinc.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Tintinara, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To establish the importance of manganese and zinc to pea yield decline.

Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Fertiliser Application
University of Adelaide , SA
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To assess the impact of seed zinc content on vegetative growth and zinc uptake of Brassica napus and B. juncea.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Tintinara, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To examine the relationship between chlorsulfuron application and crop zinc nutrition and root growth.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Herbicide Application
Waite Adelaide, SA
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Evaluate the chemical forms of zinc in the soil solutions of Vertisols used for cereal cropping.

Toowomba, QLD
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To develop a new extraction procedure for soil zinc.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Soil Type
Kalkee, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To determine the genotypic variation in oilseed rape to tolerate zinc deficiency and to identify the efficient genotypes.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Lameroo, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To present a summary of some field trials investigaitng seed micronutrient contents in barley.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Form
University of Adelaide , SA
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To disucssion observations on barley and manganese in seeds on the Eyre Peninsula.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Wudinna, SA
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To understand management factors influencing cadmium concentration of grain in field grown wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Application
University of Adelaide glasshouse, SA
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To calibrate a plant test for diagnosing zinc deficiency in wheat under field conditions.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Mallee, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To define critical parameters for identifying zinc deficiency and the fertiliser strategies to overcome.

Crop type: Wheat,Medic 2 trials Fertiliser Application
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To assess effects of manganese fertilisation and infection with Ggt isolates of different virulance on accumulation of nutrients by wheat genotypes.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Wangary, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To test the relative effectiveness of a zinc spray to the soil surface compared to zinc-enriched fertilizers for correcting zinc deficiency in wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Method
Yeelana, SA
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To improve predictability of growth responses to zinc from soil analysis.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Soil Type
University of Adelaide , SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To establish the zinc requirements of crops growing on vertisols.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Glengallan, QLD
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To identify the link between zinc deficiency and Rhizoctonia bare patch.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Wangary, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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The effectiveness of foliar applications of zinc sulphate to decrease cadmium concentration in wheat grain was assessed at 3 field sites in South Australia.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Form
Cummins, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To compare iron fertiliser formulaiotns for luin on an alkaline soil.

Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Fertiliser Type
Walpeup, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To present options for increasing zinc efficiency of cereals through breeding.

Crop type: Barley,Oats,Wheat 6 trials Fertiliser Rate
Lameroo, SA Yeelanna, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To establish fertiliser strategies for manganese deficiency in barley.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Crop
Cummins, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To examine the interaction between herbicides and crop nutirition.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Herbicide Type
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To determine the appropriate sampling and analysis strategy for identifiecaiton of manganese deficiency in barley.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Application Variety Type
University of Adelaide glasshouse, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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The zinc content of particle size fractions of 12 mainly zinc deficient soils was measured by extraction with three contrasting extractants.

Perth, WA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To understand the effects of soil acting herbicides on nutrient uptake.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop
Eyre Peninsula, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Examine effect of applying chelated iron to leaves, and chalted iron, zinc, N and P to soils growing irrigated soybean and pigeon pea.

Crop type: Soybean,Pigeon peas 2 trials Crop Type Fertiliser Application
Breeza, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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A review of copper deficiency in the region and procedures for correcting it in wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Application
Toowoomba, QLD
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To examine how boron toxicity affects growth and nutrient composition of several barley and wheat cultivars.

Crop type: Wheat,Barley 2 trials Fertiliser
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To examine the relationship between crop Zinc nutrition and Rhizoctonia root rot.

Crop type: Wheat,Barley 2 trials Crop Protection Fertiliser Application
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To present a literature review of micronutrient limitations.

Crop type: Serradella 1 trial Fertiliser
University of Adelaide , SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To deal with aspects of a large project on diagnosis of the deficiency, yield responses to zinc, residual value of zinc, protein increases and improvement of quality, and genotypic effects in relation to zinc.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Narrabri, NSW
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To investigate the comparative tolerance of wheat and 2 species of barley grass to manganese deficiency in solution culture.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Observations micronutrient distribution of normal, deficient and toxic manganese in the leaves of a range of plant species.

Caragabal, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To use field and glasshouse experiments to explore the relationship between soil pH and manganese availability.

Crop type: Clover 1 trial Fertiliser
Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To report on glasshouse and laboratory analysis of the distribution of manganese in the leaves of sunflower and lupin.

Crop type: Lupins,Sunflower 2 trials Fertiliser
Auchmore, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To examine which soil analysis to use for manganese.

Crop type: Clover 1 trial Crop
Caragabal, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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A short review of manganese in NSW Agriculture.

University of Adelaide , SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To examine the effect of foliar manganese application on lucerne grown on manganese deficient soil.

Crop type: Lucerne 1 trial Fertiliser
Keith, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Trace elements in South Australian agriculture

D Reuter, B Cartwright, J Judson, J McFarlane, D Maschmedt and J Robinson

Aims:

A review of trace element research in South Australia.

Crop type: Serradella 1 trial Soil
University of Adelaide , SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To investgate the cause(s) of copper deficiency of meat in Victoria.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Form
Wimmera, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To investigate the use of foliar applied copper to correct copper deficiency in wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing
Wimmera, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To examine the benefits of foliar applications of copper and other micronutrients to wheat on acid soils with and without lime.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Rutherglen, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To present a handbook of diagnostic techniques for nutrient deficiencies and excesses in sorghum.

Crop type: Sorghum 1 trial Fertiliser Type Soil Type
Glengallan, QLD
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To record the reponses of wheat (Triticum aestivum) to copper in the Wimmera region of Victoria to determine if commercial wheat crops would respond to copper.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Timing
Casterton, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To test the usefulness of some soil and plant tests to predict copper disorders for areas of SW Victoria.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Timing
Casterton, VIC
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To establish the occurrence of boron toxicity in barley crops in South Australia.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Soil
Auburn, NSW
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To determine critical shoot and seed phosphorus and zinc concentrations for maximum yield in faba bean.

Crop type: Faba beans 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Glenroy, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To examine the effect of high grain boron concentraoiotn on the growth of wheat genotypes with a range of boron sensitivities.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
CSIRO Adelaide glasshouse, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To screen triticale for Mn efficiency and compare this to rye and wheat.

Crop type: Triticale 1 trial Crop Type Fertiliser Application
Wangary, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To monitor varietal performance during the 1982/83 season and conduct controlled environment studies to determine more precisey the extent of genetic variation within wheat for Mn efficiency.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
Wangary, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To test the hypothesis that altered Mn nutrition of barley affects the development of cereal cyst nematode and damage to the host.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Waite Adelaide, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To test the response to zinc application in navy bean.

Crop type: Navy beans 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Biloela, QLD
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To report on identification of zinc deficiencyin the region.

Crop type: Navy beans 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
University of Adelaide , SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To report on the development of a technique to visualise the movement of zinc from a controlled release fertiliser.

Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Fertiliser Form
Piednippie, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To establish the importance of seed manganese to growth in wheat

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Wangary, SA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To explore the relationship between phosphate fertiliser and micronutrients on acid soils.