CSIRO - Agriculture and Food

CSIRO is Australia's national science organisation and one of the largest and most diverse scientific research organisations in the world. CSIRO's research focuses on the biggest challenges facing the nation. They also manages national research infrastructure and collections.

CSIRO's Agriculture and Food team is helping Australian farmers and industry improve productivity and sustainability.

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Years: 2017 to 2017
5 published trials
5 uploaded trial reports
3 trial sites
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Nutrition packages for wheat on sands - nutrition package

Therese McBeath, Rick Llewellyn, Vadakattu Gupta, Bill Davoren, Willie Shoobridge (CSIRO Agriculture and Food), Michael Moodie, Bill Davoren, Todd McDonald and Mick Brady (MSF)

Aims:

To address the following question:

  • Are there Zn containing N fertiliser products that have a consistent produciton or N use efficiency advantage over urea?
Crop type: Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Timing
Loxton, SA Ouyen, VIC
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Nutrition packages for wheat on sands - fertiliser placement

Therese McBeath, Rick Llewellyn, Vadakattu Gupta, Bill Davoren, Willie Shoobridge (CSIRO Agriculture and Food), Michael Moodie, Bill Davoren, Todd McDonald and Mick Brady (MSF)

Aims:

To to establish if;

  • Supplying 50 kg DAP/ha with seed had a consistent yield penalty, and
  • If wheat yield could be improved by altering the placement of sowing fertiliser.
Crop type: Wheat 2 trials Fertiliser Fertiliser Rate Fertiliser Method
Karoonda, SA Loxton, SA
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On-row sowing for brome competition on non-wetting sands - herbicide treatment

Therese McBeath, Rick Llewellyn, Vadakattu Gupta, Bill Davoren, Willie Shoobridge (CSIRO Agriculture and Food)

Aims:

To test on-row or inter-row seeding with and without a pre-emergent herbicide package of trifluralin + metribuzin

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Herbicide Herbicide Application Herbicide Method
Karoonda, SA
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