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

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Form Fertiliser Application
Eyre Peninsula, SA
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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
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To determine rate and timing of zinc for filed pea.

Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application
Hart, SA
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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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To compare form and timing for micronutrient fertiliser application.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Form Fertiliser Method
Eyre Peninsula, SA
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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To develop molecular markers for Zn efficiency.

Crop type: Wheat,Barley 2 trials Variety Type
Birchip, VIC Birchip, VIC
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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
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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
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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 Adelaide, SA
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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
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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
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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
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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 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
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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
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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
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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
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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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