Upper North Farming Systems

Upper North Farming Systems is a dynamic group of local farmers, advisers and researchers who are committed to maximising the profitability of farm businesses, by testing and adopting robust and sustainable farming practices across the Upper North farming districts of South Australia.

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Years: 2011 to 2014
65 published trials
17 uploaded trial reports
21 trial sites
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To investigate the possible advantages of varying nitrogen rates over different soil types on a field in the Upper North region.

Crop type: Barley 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Soil Type
Booleroo Centre, SA
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The main aims of this demonstration are to:

  • Increase farmer knowledge about the N2O emissions made from fertiliser and legumes;  
  • Reveal options available to reduce N20 emissions; and
  • Provide information about nutrient use efficiency to maximise productivity.
Crop type: Barley 1 trial Grazing Regime
Booleroo Centre, SA
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