Liebe Group

The Liebe Group is a grower driven, not for profit organisation in the Wheatbelt of Western Australia. It is a leading ‘grass roots’ group in Western Australia and has a continually growing membership. This grass roots drive ensures the group remains relevant, timely and valuable to the local farmers and gains industry cooperation. The Liebe Group provides access for members to new ideas, innovation, research and networks all over Australia.

The group conducts research & development and provides information to 120 farm business members in the Dalwallinu, Coorow, Perenjori and Wongan Ballidu Shires, which encompasses a land area of approximately 1,000,000 ha. 

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Years: 2002 to 2020
402 published trials
150 trial sites
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Aims:

To address the issue of adequate disease control that impacted the profitability of field pea crops grown
in medium rainfall zones.

Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Fungicide
West Dalwallinu, WA
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Aims:

1. To identify the optimal agronomy for chickpeas, grown in medium to low rainfall zones of northern
Western Australia.
2. To address the issue of adequate weed control that impacted the profitability of chickpea crops grown
in medium rainfall zones in earlier trials in this project.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Herbicide
Dalwallinu, WA
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To explore the agronomic options for weed control through the use of a variety of herbicides to address this constraint.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Herbicide
Beacon, WA Red clay loam
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1. Demonstrate that growing canola (with effective weed control options) followed by a high value legume
(with higher economic value) can lead to an effective and profitable double break crop sequence. The
contribution of an early sowing date versus a traditional sowing date to increase the profitability of
these crops will … read more

Crop type: Chickpeas,Wheat,Lentils,Vetch 4 trials Fertiliser Fungicide Herbicide Pesticide
Main Trial Site, Latham, WA, WA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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To evaluate and demonstrate the benefit of soil amelioration across a wider range of soil types that are common to the WA grain growing region.

Crop type: No crop specified 20 trials Soil amelioration
Broomehill, WA Cascade, WA Coomalbidgup, WA Dalwallinu, WA Darkan, WA Gorge Rock, WA Hines Hill, WA Kadathinni, WA Kalannie, WA Kojaneerup, WA Kurrenkutten, WA Moora, WA Morawa, WA Neridup, WA Ravensthorpe, WA Salmon Gums, WA Tambellup, WA Wadderin, WA Yealering, WA Yuna, WA
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To investigate the suitability and profitability of alternative legume crops in the Western Region.
 

Koorda, WA
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To demonstrate the profitability of alternative grain legume crops across the Western Region.

Kalannie, WA
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To investigate the suitability and profitability of alternative legume crops in the Western Region.

Dalwallinu, WA
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To investigate the suitability and profitability of alternative legume crops in the Western Region.

Carnamah, WA
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Aims:

  • To quantify the impact of nitrogen and potassium fertiliser on wheat yield and quality, after mouldboard ploughing non-wetting soils in the Geraldton Port Zone.
  • To determine the most effective way to apply nutrients (granular, banded, top dressed or liquid) on non-wetting soils after amelioration, in the Geraldton Port Zone.read more

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration
, WA
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  • To determine the impact of N and K supply on yield and quality, on ameliorated non-wetting soils in the Geraldton Port Zone.
  • To determine the most effective way to apply nutrients (granular, banded, top dressed or liquid) on non-wetting soils after amelioration, in the Geraldton Port Zone.
     

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Soil amelioration
Eneabba, WA
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Aims:

To determine the best way to apply nutrients and increase nutrient uptake on non-wetting soils after amelioration in the Geraldton port zone.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Irwin, WA Pale deep sand
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Aims:

To determine the most effective way to apply nutrients (granular, banded, top dressed or liquid) on non-wetting soils after amelioration, in the Geraldton Port Zone.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
Eneabba, WA Sand over gravel
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Aims:

To determine the most effective way to apply nutrients (granular, banded, top dressed or liquid) on non-wetting soils after amelioration, in the Geraldton Port Zone.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
, WA Deep yellow sand
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To evaluate the practicality of swathing barley in a favourable growing season.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
East Wubin, WA Heavy red loam
Source Data Unavailable
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To compare and confirm if Litmus barley is a good choice for Gowrie farm against Hindmarsh and Scope, across varying sands.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
East Pithara, WA Wodjil
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To determine which ameliorant practice is the most effective and economic in remediating subsoil acidity at depth.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil
West Wubin, WA
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To assess amelioration of subsoil acidity using a range of tillage methods for incorporating surface applied lime into acidic subsoils and the impacts of tillage and lime on crop productivity.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration
Dandaragan, WA Deep yellow sand
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Aims:

To assess whether imidazolinone tolerant wheat or barley provides better weed control and which gives the best economic return.

Crop type: Wheat,Barley 2 trials Variety
Xantippe, WA
Source Data Unavailable
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To improve the adoption of liming practices in the medium to high rainfall zone of Western Australia by demonstrating the economic and environmental benefits of lime application and incorporation.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil
Kojonup, WA
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Aims:

To improve understanding of the range of tillage implements and techniques available to incorporate lime into acidic soils, their respective costs and benefits.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Soil amelioration
Badgingarra, WA Gravelly sand
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To compare the performance of older TT canola varieties (Tanami, Cobbler, Crusher and Snapper) under normal growing conditions in the Ballidu region.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
Ballidu, WA Sandy loam
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Aims:

To examine the difference in profitability between low and high input cropping practices over an extended period of time and to determine the effect these practices are having on soil carbon.

East Dalwallinu, WA Loamy clay
Source Data Unavailable
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Investigate the impact of soil management techniques and the application of different rates of lime over a five year period on soil pH.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil
Wongoondy, Mullewa, WA Red loam
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The focus was on being able to rip and inject lime to depth, to attempt to alleviate the acidity and aluminium toxicity that resulted from the low pH.

Bodallin, WA Yellow sandplain
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The key aim of this trial was to compare soil pH change to depth; with two different sources of lime (lime sand and farmers chalk lime).

Moora, WA Deep yellow sand
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In the mid 1990’s, DAFWA established a series of lime demonstrations sites across the WA wheatbelt, to highlight the importance of managing soil acidity. This trial is one of the series, which had a very simple design (0, 1 and 2t/ha applied, in 3 replicates). The rationale was to use farmer equipment, to enable larger areas to be treated diff… read more

Mullewa, WA Sandplain
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The key aim of this trial is to document and understand the change in soil pH down to a depth of 30cm.

Newdegate, WA Sandy gravel
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The key aim was to compare the rate of lime movement down the soil profile and the change in pH down to a depth of 30cm.

Bindi Bindi, WA Sand over gravel
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To evaluate the relative yield loss (tolerance) of commonly grown and newly released wheat and barley varieties to Fusarium crown rot.

Crop type: Wheat,Barley 2 trials Variety
Wongan Hills, WA
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To assess whether Zen noodle wheat has a place in rotation when yield and quality are compared to Mace Australian hard wheat.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
Dalwallinu, WA Sandy loam
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To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing wheat and barley varieties and their response to N.

Crop type: Barley,Wheat 2 trials Crop
Buntine, WA
Source Data Unavailable
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To determine if the inclusion of Bentonite clay improves crop yields on non-wetting sandy soils and their ability to store more carbon.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Soil Preparation
Miling, WA Yellow sands
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Trials from over four years are examining different rates and timing of application of Bioprime, a liquid soil amendment which changes soil microbiology. The aim is to relate measured plant growth and yield improvement to changes in microbial populations in the soil around roots, and to show how these changes and different ways of applying nitro… read more

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil
Buntine, WA Sand to sandy loam
Source Data Unavailable
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To determine how much green feed tedera can produce on gutless pale sandy soil and to determine if growing tedera can increase the amount of soil organic carbon in pale sandy soil.

Crop type: Mixed species 1 trial Crop Type
Watheroo, WA Acidic sand
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To compare the plant density response of yield and oil content between hybrid and open-pollinated (OP) canola in Triazine tolerant (TT) and Roundup Ready (RR) herbicide tolerance groups.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Crop Sowing Sowing Row spacing
Buntine, WA Sandy loam
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To compare the plant density response of yield and oil content between hybrid and OP canola in TT and RR herbicide tolerance groups.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Sowing Sowing Rate
Wongan Hills, WA
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To assess the effects of physical (spading), chemical (fertiliser) and biological (compost) treatments on soil organic carbon (SOC) in relation to changes in long term crop yields and quality.

Crop type: Oats 1 trial Variety Type
Buntine, WA Deep yellow sand
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Aims:

To evaluate the performance of new chickpea varieties under farmer practice.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Variety Type
Buntine, WA
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To explore herbicide and application timing alternatives to control annual ryegrass and other weeds on fencelines and prevent the onset of resistance. wns Research Station, Gibson (SEPWA).

Crop type: Ryegrass 1 trial Crop Protection
east Buntine, ACT
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To demonstrate more efficient deep ripping of a dry compact sandy soil and to assess any benefits of improved rain infiltration and crop yield.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Application
east Buntine, ACT Sand over gravel
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Aims:

To investigate if increasing soil organic carbon (SOC) increases N2O emissions.

Crop type: Oats 1 trial Soil Preparation
Buntine, WA
Trial Report Unavailable Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To test the interaction between wheat variety and seed size on the ability to emerge from deep sowing.

Buntine, WA Sand over gravel
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To compare and evaluate the yield effect from cultivation, before seeding versus a full cut system in a wheat crop.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Timing
east Buntine, ACT Sand over gravel
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To examine whether deep cultivation by spading can be used to manage water repellence and subsoil acidity on non-wetting sand.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration
East Marchagee, WA Deep yellow sand
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing field pea varieties.

Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Variety Type
Wongan Hills, WA Brown sandy loam
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Aims:

To assess the effect of different rates of CalSap® applied in-furrow on an acidic sand over gravel.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration
east Buntine, ACT Sand over gravel
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Aims:

To conduct integrated weed management IWM trials investigating chemical and non-chemical weed control options to minimise the impact of herbicide resistance in wild radish in Western Australian (WA) Wheatbelt and to improve adoption of wild radish IWM.

Crop type: Fallow 1 trial Crop Protection
, WA
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To investigate the potential of organic matter inputs to increase yield and improve soil health.

Crop type: Barley,Oats,Wheat,Canola 4 trials Variety Type
Buntine, WA Deep yellow sand
Source Data Unavailable
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To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing lupin varieties.

Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Variety Type
Buntine, WA Sandy loam
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Aims:

To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing lupin varieties.

Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Variety Type
Wongan Hills, WA Sandy loam
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Aims:

Examine the effect of variable rates of fertiliser on acidity in the furrow and how CalSap® interacts with soil pH over a period of time at different locations in the profile.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety
West Buntine, WA Yellow sands
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Aims:

To evaluate the effects of mouldboard ploughing and its ability to increase carbon on a poor yellow sand.

Crop type: Rye 1 trial Variety Type
West Wubin, WA
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Aims:

To determine if there are any benefits to increased productivity and carbon cycling on a yellow sandplain soil through mechanical incorporation.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation
West Buntine, WA Yellow sands
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Aims:

To evaluate yields of new and existing oat varieties in Wongan Hills.

Crop type: Oats 1 trial Variety
Buntine, WA Sandy loam
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Aims:

To compare K fertiliser strategies and to investigate the effect of K supply on N.

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application
East Carnamah, WA
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Aims:

To examine the difference in profitability between low and high input cropping practices over an extended period of time and to determine the effect these practices are having on soil carbon.

Crop type: Wheat,Field peas,Canola 3 trials Sowing Sowing Rate
East Dalwallinu, WA Loamy clay
Source Data Unavailable
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Aims:

To demonstrate, compare and analyse the efficacy of new herbicide combinations and sequences to achieve control of hard to kill weeds such as ryegrass and radish, whilst maximising yield in hybrid canola, using the hybrid variety Hyola 525RT (Roundup Ready + Triazine Tolerant) canola herbicide tolerant system.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Herbicide
Toodyay, WA
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To investigate the nitrogen rate and time of application response of canola varieties to yield and oil content of Triazine Tolerant (TT) and Roundup Ready (RR) hybrids in comparison with open-pollinated (OP) types to:

  • Provide growers in lower rainfall environments with guidelines on times of application to maximise grain and oil yi… read more
  • Crop type: Canola 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Sowing
    Buntine, WA Sand over gravel
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    Aims:

    To investigate the N rate and time of application response of canola varieties to yield and oil content of Triazine tolerant (TT) and Roundup Ready (RR) hybrids in comparison with open-pollinated (OP) types to:

  • Provide growers in lower rainfall environments with guidelines on times of application to maximise grain and oil yields.read more
  • Crop type: Canola 1 trial Fertiliser Fertiliser Timing Sowing Sowing Rate
    Wongan Hills, WA Brown sandy loam
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    Aims:

    To investigate how nutrient interactions influence yield response. Specifically, if:

  • Applications of P, K and/or S fertilisers influence wheat yield under varying N concentrations.
  • “Background” nutrition influences fertiliser responsiveness.
  • Yield responses are a result of absolute nutrient concentrations … read more
  • Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    Wongan Hills, WA Sandy duplex
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To compare three different sowing rates (in a low rainfall zone) in a farmer sized trial and monitor these plots throughout the growing season.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Rate
    Buntine, WA Sand over gravel
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    Aims:

    Compare the new IGW3526 imidazolinone wheat with Mace in a farm scale demonstration to compare variety performance.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    East Wubin, WA
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    Aims:

    • Compare the new noodle wheat variety Supreme (IGW6042) against Calingiri to gauge variety performance.
    • Compare noodle wheat to Mace in order to determine the economic viability of growing noodle wheat.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    West Wubin, WA
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    Aims:

    Comparison of the new APW wheat Hydra (IGW3422) to Emu Rock and Mace in a farm scale demonstration to evaluate performance.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety
    Ballidu, WA Loamy sand
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    Aims:

    Compare the new IGW3526 imidazolinone tolerant wheat with Justica in a farm scale demonstration to gauge variety performance.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    West Wubin, WA Red sandy loam
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    Aims:

    To evaluate the performance of Litmus (WABAR2625) barley in comparison to Hindmarsh and Wyalkatchem on an acidic soil.

    Crop type: Wheat,Barley 2 trials Variety Type
    Wongan Hills, WA Sandy loam
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    Aims:

    To determine if inclusion of Bentonite clay improves crop yields on sandy soils.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    Miling, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To compare yield and quality of new and existing canola varieties in a paddock scale demonstration trial.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
    Wongan Hills, WA Red loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine if there are any benefits to be gained from mouldboard ploughing a yellow sandplain soil

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
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    Aims:

    To compare the effects of mouldboard plough, spading and deep ripping on yellow non-wetting sand.

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    Marchagee, WA Sandy loam
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    Aims:

    A four-year study has investigated if lime applied in a low pH soil could enhance the efficacy of herbicides on weeds (ryegrass and barley grass) and improve crop performance in a wheat-wheat-lupin-barley rotation at the Wongan Hills Research Station, Western Australia.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Crop Crop Type Crop Rotation Soil Soil amelioration Soil amelioration Application
    Wongan Hills, WA Sand
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    Aims:

    A four-year study has investigated if lime applied in a low pH soil could enhance the efficacy of herbicides on wild radish and improve crop performance in a wheat-wheat-lupin-barley rotation at the Wongan Hills Research Station, Western Australia (WA).

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Crop Crop Type Herbicide Herbicide Type Soil amelioration Soil amelioration Application
    Wongan Hills, WA Sand
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    Aims:

    To determine whether a profit can be achieved from incorporating lime in the year it is applied.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Timing Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
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    Aims:

    To determine whether lime has an effect on potassium (K) response

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Application
    Wongan Hills, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To determine the effects of spading on lime and potassium (K) response

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Soil amelioration Type
    Marchagee, WA Sand
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To compare EverGol Prime, Vibrance and Tripower to Baytan T for loose smut contol and to compare EverGol Prime to triazole seed treatments for Rhizoctonia suppression.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fungicide Type Fungicide Application
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
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    Aims:

    To investigate the composition of the free living nematode communities in Australian grain-growing soils; determine whether the community responds to different organic matter inputs and to various tillage and stubble management regimes; and decide whether nematodes are a useful indicator of soil health.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Soil Soil Preparation Stubble Stubble Management
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
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    Aims:

    To evaluate and compare the effectiveness of standard post emergent herbicide treatments against the Clearfield™ system with Intervix herbicide for control of brome grass and radish in the new two gene wheat Justica CL.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Herbicide Type
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
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    Aims:

    To determine the impacts of biochar on crop yield,2.To compare the effectiveness of different methods of applying biochar to the soil.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Soil amelioration Application
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
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    Aims:

    To compare the gross margins of a liquid fertiliser to a granular fertiliser strategy.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Form
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons
    Liebe Group McAlpine Farms

    Aims:

    To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing lupin varieties

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Variety Type
    Wongan Hills, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing lupin varieties

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Variety Type
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    Examine the effect of variable rates of fertiliser on acidity in the furrow and how CalSap� interacts with soil pH over a period of time at different locations in the profile.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To investigate the value of nitrogen on the profitability of new wheat varieties in early (dry sowing) and late sowings in canola/wheat system at Wongan Hills

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Sowing Timing Variety Type
    Wongan Hills, WA Yellow sands
    Research organisaton
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    Aims:

    To determine the effects of mouldboarding and deep ripping on a Wongan Hills yellow sand when varying lime and nutrient inputs

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type Soil amelioration Application
    Wongan Hills, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the weed control efficacy of mouldboard ploughing on an area with a high weed burden

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Application
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To compare the efficacy and crop safety of different herbicide options for control of grasses in barley.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Herbicide Herbicide Type
    Wongan Hills, WA Sand
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To compare four different GM canola varieties in a farmer sized trial and monitor these plots throughout the growing season with the potential to compare yield at harvest.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
    East Marchagee, WA Sandy loam
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    Aims:

    To compare seed treatments to see if there is a yield response difference from the different treatments compared to the control. Also to and look at early root growth of the different treatments.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Inoculant Type
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons
    Liebe Group McAlpine Farms

    Aims:

    To investigate the potential of organic matter inputs to increase yield and improve soil health.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Soil Soil Preparation Stubble Stubble Management
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding sources

    Aims:

    To assess the effects of physical, chemical and biological soil manipulation (or inputs) on soil organic carbon in relation to changes in long term crop yields and quality.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Application Soil amelioration Application
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To measure the role of water stored in the soil at sowing in affecting wheat yield.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Irrigation Rate Soil Type
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To investigate the nitrogen rate and time of application response of canola varieties to yield and oil content of TT and RR hybrids in comparison with open-pollinated types to

    • provide growers in lower rainfall environments with guidelines on optimal nitrogen rates and times of application to maximise grain and oil yields, andread more
    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
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    Aims:

    To demonstrate the value of NUlogic soil and plant testing and the importance of reviewing fertiliser strategies in season

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To test the effect of very deep ripping to 500mm with shallow leading tines and incorporation of limesand on a very deeply compacted acid sand plain soil.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
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    Aims:

    To evaluate the performance of new variety Cobra under farmer practice.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    Pithara, WA Red loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the performance of new variety Cobra under farmer practice.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To identify differences between commonly grown wheat varieties in their ability to emerge from very deep sowing (100mm) and relate to coleoptile lengths and to quantify the effects of deep sowing on grain yield.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Method Variety Type
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    • To test if the ‘window’ is broadened due to seed coating.
    • To test the effect on yield due to timing of ‘haircut’.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Herbicide Type Herbicide Timing Inoculant Application
    East Dalwallinu, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source
    NEAR Project

    Aims:

    To compare Canola Breeders’ new TT canola variety CB Sturt TT to its existing low rainfall variety CB Telfer TT in a paddock scale demonstration.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To compare yield and quality of new and existing canola varieties in a paddock scale demonstration trial.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
    Dalwallinu, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing chickpea varieties.

    Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Variety Type
    East Dalwallinu, WA Loamy clay
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effects of mouldboard ploughing and deep ripping on a yellow sand

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine if various farm management techniques improve the storage of out-of-season rainfall and whether this leads to improvements in crop growth and/or yield.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Stubble Management
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To determine if various farm management techniques improve the storage of out-of-season rainfall and whether this leads to improvements in crop growth and/or yield.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Stubble Management
    East Wubin, WA Red loamy duplex
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To determine if various farm management techniques improve the storage of out-of-season rainfall and whether this leads to improvements in yield.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Stubble Management
    East Wubin, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To conduct comparisons

    • crop safety and yield of EverGol Prime compared to Dividend for the contro lof rhizoctonia in wheat,
    • efficacy of EverGol Prime compared to Dividend for rhizoctonia control, and
    • barley covered smut control of EverGol Prime to current standards.
    Crop type: Barley,Wheat 2 trials Inoculant Type
    East Dalwallinu, WA Loamy clay
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To compare the effects of mouldboard ploughing, spading and deep ripping on yellow non-wetting sand.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Type
    Marchagee, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To examine whether deep cultivation by spading can be used to manage water repellence and subsoil acidity on sandplain soil.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Type
    East Marchagee, WA Sand
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing field pea varieties.

    Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Variety Type
    Wongan Hills, WA
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the economic benefit and effectiveness of different herbicide treatments on mixture of summer grassses and melons.

    Crop type: No crop specified 1 trial Herbicide Type Herbicide Rate
    Kalannie, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    This trial is conducted to investigate the value of nitrogen on the profitability of new wheat varieties in early and late sowings in fallow/wheat system at Wongan Hills

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Sowing Timing Variety Type
    Wongan Hills, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding sources

    Aims:

    To investigate the potential of organic matter inputs to increase yield and improve soil health.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Soil Preparation Stubble Management
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing lupin varieties.

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Variety Type
    Winchester, WA Sand
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    The objective of this research is to determine the value of agronomic management (plant density and nitrogen) on production of quality grain for profitable wheat systems. Increasing plant density is a useful tool to increase the competitiveness of a crop against weeds, however, how will this influence grain yield and quality for the new wheat va… read more

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Sowing Rate
    East Dalwallinu, WA Loamy clay
    Research organisaton
    Funding sources

    Aims:

    To evaluate yield and quality response of existing wheat varieties when treated at different nitrogen rates. Aiming to maximise nitrogen use efficiency by matching inputs to variety.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Variety Type
    East Dalwallinu, WA Red loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To determine the effects of mouldboard ploughing on a Wongan Hills yellow sand when varying lime and nutrient inputs.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    Wongan Hills, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effects of mouldboard ploughing a soil with and without TM21.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effects of mouldboard ploughing on yield on poor performing wodjil soil.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation
    East Wubin, WA Acidic sand
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To examine the difference in profitability between low and high input cropping practices over an extended period of time.

    Crop type: Canola,Field peas,Wheat 3 trials Crop Rotation Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application Sowing Rate
    East Dalwallinu, WA Loamy clay
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To compare the economic and agronomic response between the paddock rotations of wheat on wheat, wheat on late pasture topping and wheat on chemical fallow. This investigation aims to identify winter fallowing as a low-risk rotational strategy for low rainfall cropping systems in the North and Eastern Wheatbelt region of Western Australia.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop Rotation
    East Dalwallinu, WA Loamy clay
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the economics of a variable rate approach to fertiliser applications over the 2012 growing season. This trial was also designed as a proof of concept trial for CSBP’s Fertlogic Variable Rate Technology platform.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing
    East Dalwallinu, WA
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To evaluate whether Apron XL improves yield in field pea crops.

    Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Inoculant Application
    East Maya, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate two chickpea varieties sown at two seeding depths and two seeding rates by two different row spacings.

    Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Sowing Rate Sowing Row spacing
    East Pithara, WA Red loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine if various farm management techniques improve the storage of out-of-season rainfall and whether this leads to improvements in crop growth and/or yield.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop Rotation Stubble Management
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    • To determine if using a rotary spader on a ‘good’ sandy loam with minimal repellence and good pH profile can damage soil.
    • To compare the impacts of spading and deep ripping.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    East Coorow, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To examine whether deep cultivation by spading can be used to manage water repellence and subsoil acidity on sandplain soil.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    East Marchagee, WA Sand
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    • To determine the impacts of biochar on crop yield.
    • To determine how biochar influences plant nitrogen uptake and soil nitrogen mineralization.
    • To compare the effectiveness of different methods of applying biochar to the soil.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Soil amelioration Type
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To evaluate the pre-emergent herbicide Sakura 850WG and Boxer Gold in combination with different IWM tools (chaff cart, Harrington seed desctructor, narrow windrow burning) during harvest on a broadacre scale.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Herbicide Type
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To investigate the potential of organic matter inputs to increase soil water storage, increase yield and improve soil health.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Soil Preparation
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To determine the yield and quality value of responding to seasonal conditions through the ‘shandying’ of several wheat varieties.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    East Coorow, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effects of different nitrogen rates over a two year period on a broadacre scale and to assess if lower N inputs depletes the soil of plant available nitrogen.

    Crop type: Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Rate
    Waddy Forest, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine the efficacy and rate of gypsum required to improve soil structure on heavy clay soils in a minimum tillage system.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Rate
    Dalwallinu, WA Loamy clay
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To compare two methods for the establishment of pasture legumes (i) summer sowing where dormant hard-seed is drill sown into the paddock after the crop is harvested and (ii) traditional sowing where scarified seed is drill sown after the break of the season and knockdown weed control.

    Crop type: Clover,Serradella 2 trials Herbicide Application Sowing Timing Variety Type
    East Coorow, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate which varieties of triticale yield well on ‘wodjil’ soils which have low subsoil pH and aluminum toxicity.

    Crop type: Triticale 1 trial Variety Type
    Perenjori, WA Various
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the economics of a variable rate approach to fertiliser applications over the 2011 growing season. This trial was also designed as a proof of concept trial for CSBP’s Fertlogic Variable Rate Technology (VRT) platform

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing
    East Coorow, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To assess the impact of rotary spading non-wetting sandplain soil on soil properties, crop growth and productivity.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    Marchagee, WA Sand
    Research organisatons
    Funding sources

    Aims:

    To evaluate whether Apron XL improves crop establishment, root development and yields in field pea crops by protecting seedlings against the early effects of root diseases.

    Crop type: Field peas 1 trial Inoculant Application
    East Maya, WA Red loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    In this project we aim to compare the water use efficiency (WUE) and profitability of high versus low input cropping systems

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Soil Preparation
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To examine mineral fertiliser/microbe programs and the value of adding various forms of extra or top up N.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing
    East Maya, WA Red loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To compare hybrid performance to the standard Open-Pollinated Triazine-Tolerant varieties

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
    West Wubin, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To demonstrate the crop safety, extended incorporation time and efficacy of Sakura 850WG pre-emergent herbicide on annual ryegrass in wheat compared to Boxer Gold.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Herbicide Type
    East Maya, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine if deep ripping overcomes compaction and increases yield on a red sandy loam.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    Pithara, WA Red loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effect of water rate using a medium spray quality on bromoxynil based herbicides under conditions where coverage is not optimal; to evaluate the effect of coarse droplets; and to evaluate the effect on wild radish control at different water rates with MCPA in tank mixtures with Velocity.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Herbicide Type Herbicide Rate
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effectiveness of molybdenum application in soil with a pH that is perceived to be non-limiting for molybdenum.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
    East Maya, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To examine whether spading (partial-inversion tillage) can be used to manage water repellence and subsoil acidity on sandplain soil

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    East Marchagee, WA Sand
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    • To determine the impacts of Biochar on crop yield.
    • To determine how Biochar influences plant nitrogen uptake and soil nitrogen mineralization.
    • To compare the effectiveness of different methods of applying Biochar to the soil.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Soil Preparation
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To investigate the potential of organic matter inputs to increase soil water storage, increase yield and improve soil health.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Soil Preparation
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effectiveness of different, grower-chosen strategies to apply liquid nitrogen.

    Crop type: Wheat 3 trials Fertiliser Rate
    East Wubin, WA Waddy Forest, WA West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    GRDC are providing funding to attempt to discover alternative herbicides for wild radish control in lupins. So far we have found no new herbicides for this purpose but we have had some success with improving wild radish control with currently registered herbicides. Mandelup lupins appear to be tolerant of metribuzin pre-sowing of lupin. This dat… read more

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Herbicide Type
    East Maya, WA Sand over gravel
    Source Data Unavailable
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To evaluate two new imidazolinone tolerant wheat varieties compared to Clearfield STL, using Intervix and Midas.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    East Maya, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To assess the logistical advantages and crop safety of resin coated urea relative to standard urea for use in WA agriculture.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effectiveness of an organic fertiliser (chicken manure) compared to conventional synthetic compound fertilisers.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Fertiliser Type
    West Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To explore the use of manganese fertilisers to overcome Mn deficiency in narrow-leafed lupins

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate
    East Coorow, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate new fodder shrubs on poor performing areas.

    Crop type: Perennial shrubs 1 trial Variety Type
    Buntine, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To examine the profitability of increasing inputs for cereal varieties representing APW, noodle and
 hard wheat grades, as well as new malt and feed barley varieties, on a loam soil, with increasing acidity at depth.

    Crop type: Barley,Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Application Herbicide Application Sowing Rate
    East Maya, WA Loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    • To compare the disease control of Prosaro 420 SC with commercially available foliar fungicides.
    • To determine hte best ROI from an application of either an in-furrow or foliar fungicide application or a complete program approach for control of Septoria nodorum or yellow leaf spot.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Inoculant Type Inoculant Rate
    East Maya, WA Red loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To determine the efficacy and rate of gypsum required to improve soil structure on heavy clay soils in a minimum tillage system.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Soil amelioration Rate
    Dalwallinu, WA Red loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    • To assess the impact of rotary spading non-wetting sandplain soil on soil properties and on crop growth and productivity.
    • To assess the use of strip trial techniques for on-farm assessment of agronomic management options using Precision Agriculture tools.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type
    Marchagee, WA Sand
    Research organisatons
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To demonstrate the crop safety and efficacy of Sakura 850WG pre-emergent herbicide on barley grass (Hordeum leporinum) in wheat compared to commercially available herbicides.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Herbicide Type
    Pithara, WA Loamy clay
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To determine the yield and quality performance of different wheat varieties when sown on a small paddock scale using farmer equipment.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    East Maya, WA Red loamy duplex
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine the yield and quality performance of different wheat varieties when sown on a small paddock scale using farmer equipment.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    Watheroo, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To support growers with agronomic decisions such as sowing time and variety selection to enhance industry profitability through improved wheat yields and grain quality.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing Variety Type
    East Maya, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    • To evaluate wheat yield and quality when growing wheat with conventional granular fertilisers or Western Mineral’s granular mineral fertiliser.
    • To compare the effects of different methods of “extra” nitrogen application.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Form Inoculant Type
    Pithara, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To compare new and existing barley varieties and their response to different fungicides.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
    Pithara, WA Acidic sand
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate new and existing canola varieties, sown using farmer equipment.

    Crop type: Canola 1 trial Variety Type
    Pithara, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To examine the effect of increasing inputs to three commonly grown cereal varieties representing APW, noodle and malt segregations, and a new wheat investigating the prospects for ethanol production from wheat, on profitability for growers in the Liebe Group area.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Herbicide Application Soil Preparation
    Pithara, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To examine the effect of increasing inputs for crop varieties representing APW wheat, oats, triticale and a new wheat investigating the prospects for ethanol production from wheat, on profitability for growers on a sandy soil with a highly acidic subsoil in the Liebe Group area.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Herbicide Application Soil Preparation
    Watheroo, WA Acidic sand
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    The objective of this demonstration was to evaluate the biological compatibility and crop safety of Axial compared with Achieve or Wildcat, when applied alone or in mixtures with common broadleaf herbicides for early wild oat and wild radish control in wheat.

    Crop type: Oats 1 trial Herbicide Type Herbicide Rate
    Pithara, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To compare the performance of wheat crops grown using normal farming practices and inputs, to those grown with 2 x 250 mL/ha applications of the biological stimulant TM21 in addition to the normal farming practices and inputs.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Soil Preparation
    Pithara, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    Liming is proven to be beneficial to our cropping and pasture systems in WA; is improved radish control an added gain?

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Crop Type Herbicide Application Soil amelioration Application Variety Type
    Pithara, WA Acidic sand
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To support growers with agronomic decisions such as sowing time and variety selection to enhance industry profitability through improved wheat yields and grain quality.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing Variety Type
    Coorow, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To evaluate new fodder shrubs on poor performing areas.

    Crop type: Perennial shrubs 1 trial Variety Type
    Buntine, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To investigate how new wheat genotypes respond to sowing times and environments in the Central Agricultural Region.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing Variety Type
    Pithara, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To investigate herbicide control options for Slender Iceplant (Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum). The focus is on finding possible herbicide options that may allow for legume and grass pastures between bluebush or saltbush.

    Crop type: No crop specified 3 trials Herbicide Type Herbicide Rate
    Buntine, WA Morawa, WA Perenjori, WA Red loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    The objective of this trial was to evaluate the knockdown efficiency of Spray.Seed with and without common tank mix ‘spikes’, at various rates, on the control of grass and broadleaf weeds including Roundup Ready canola volunteers.

    Crop type: Canola,Ryegrass,Lupins 3 trials Herbicide Type Herbicide Rate Inoculant Application
    Pithara, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine the response of wheat to different Flexi-N strategies at two seeding rates, i.e. canopy management.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing Sowing Rate
    Pithara, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To determine yield and quality of three new wheat varieties, sown using farmer equipment.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    East Wubin, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    Evaluation of new and existing wheat varieties with AH and APW classification.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    East Marchagee, WA Loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate Buloke and Hindmarsh to industry standards.

    Crop type: Barley 1 trial Variety Type
    East Marchagee, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To conduct an evaluation of new and existing chickpea varieties.

    Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Variety Type
    East Marchagee, WA Red loamy duplex
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To investigate the crop safety of new products Boxer Gold (Syngenta) and Crusader (Dow).

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Herbicide Type Herbicide Timing
    East Marchagee, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To evaluate the yield response, efficacy and crop safety of various seed treatments in the control of root pathogens affecting wheat.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Inoculant Type Inoculant Rate
    East Marchagee, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    • To assess the effectiveness of surface and deep placed lime to overcome subsoil acidity.
    • To assess role of deep ripping in overcoming compaction and tramline farming to prevent compaction.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Preparation Soil amelioration Type Soil amelioration Rate
    Maya, WA Acidic sand
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To evaluate new and existing Angustifolius Lupin varieties.

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Variety Type
    East Marchagee, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the long term effect various rates of lime applications has on yield and protein in wheat.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil amelioration Rate Soil amelioration Timing
    East Carnamah, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To demonstrate and compare nitrogen and phosphorus responses in wheat and canola side by side.

    Crop type: Canola,Wheat 2 trials Crop Type Fertiliser Timing Fertiliser Application
    East Marchagee, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To compare at seeding, delayed and split application of nitrogen at varying phosphorus rates.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Type Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine the most effective seed treatment in wheat and evaluate any benefits from using imidacloprid on wheat.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Inoculant Type Inoculant Rate
    East Marchagee, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate a group of Australian perennial legumes to select species useful for perennial pastures adapted to the northern wheatbelt’s low rainfall and acidic soils.

    Crop type: Cullen species 1 trial Variety Type
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisatons

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effectiveness of skip row spacing of wheat in a medium to low rainfall environment.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Row spacing
    Buntine, WA Loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effectiveness of skip row spacing of lupins in a medium to low rainfall environment

    Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Sowing Row spacing
    West Buntine, WA Sand over gravel
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To investigate herbicide control options for Slender Iceplant (Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum). The focus is on finding possible herbicide options that may allow for legume and grass pastures between bluebush or saltbush.

    Crop type: No crop specified 2 trials Herbicide Type Herbicide Rate
    Morawa, WA Perenjori, WA Red loamy duplex
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To investigate the potential of biological and organic matter inputs to increase soil water storage, target long-term yield increases and soil health and structure improvements.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Soil Soil Preparation
    Buntine, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To provide growers with useful information to understand the impact of sowing time on the yield and quality of new and current wheat varieties.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Sowing Timing Variety Type
    East Marchagee, WA Loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To determine if there are benefits from the application of the biological based product ‘TM21’ developed by Basic Environmental Systems and Technology (B.E.S.T).

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Soil Preparation
    East Wubin, WA Acidic sand
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To determine if there are benefits from the application of the biological based product ‘TM21’ developed by Basic Environmental Systems and Technology (B.E.S.T).

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Application Soil Preparation
    East Wubin, WA Acidic sand
    Research organisaton
    Funding source

    Aims:

    To conduct an evaluation of new and existing wheat varieties with AH and APW classification.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Variety Type
    East Marchagee, WA Loam
    Research organisaton

    Aims:

    To evaluate the effect various rates of granular urea spread 3-4 weeks post of seeding has on the yield and profitability of wheat.

    Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
    East Coorow, WA Sandy loam
    Research organisaton
    Funding source