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Year Trial site
WALAN2141, potentially suited to croptopping

To demonstrate the benefit of WALAN2141 for croptopping.

Liebe Group
2003 East Wubin WA
Research organisaton
Wallup on-farm wheat demonstration

To conduct an on-farm wheat demonstration.

Birchip Cropping Group
2003 Wallup VIC
Research organisaton
War on brome: does crop-topping brome grass in cereals work?

To determine the effectiveness of controlling brome grass seed set with crop-topping short- season cereals sown at different times.

Birchip Cropping Group
GRDC
2012 Chinkapook VIC
Research organisaton
Watch your speed when sowing sub-tropical grasses

To determine whether successful establishment of sub-tropical grasses is affected by sowing speed

West Midlands Group
AWI MLA
2009 Gillingarra WA
Research organisaton
Water crystals trial

To investigate the use of water storage crystals as a means of increasing plant available water (PAW) during the grain fill period.

Southern Farming Systems
2006 Inverleigh VIC
Research organisaton
Water quality and spraying issues for 2007

To understand the water quality features that may have an influence on pesticide performance.

Birchip Cropping Group
2006 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
Water quality impacts on fleabane control - Brookstead

To evaluate the impact of water hardness and bicarbonate level on the knockdown control of fleabane.

Northern Grower Alliance
GRDC
2011 Brookstead QLD
Research organisaton
Water quality impacts on fleabane control - Jandowae

To evaluate the impact of water hardness and bicarbonate level on the knockdown control of fleabane.

Northern Grower Alliance
GRDC
2011 Jandowae QLD
Research organisaton
Water quality impacts on Fleabane control - Jandowae

To evaluate the impact of water hardness and bicarbonate level on the knockdown control of fleabane.

Northern Grower Alliance
GRDC
2011 Jandowae QLD
Research organisaton
Water use efficiency

To introduce the concept of water use efficiency.

Birchip Cropping Group
1993 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
Water use efficiency growth regulator trial

To examine the effect of plant growth regulators, in the form of Moddus and Chlormequat on the plant biomass, water use and plant growth in wheat.
 

Southern Farming Systems
GRDC
2010 Inverleigh VIC
Research organisaton
Water use under cropping systems at Condobolin

To integrate productive perennial pastures into annual cropping systems so as to improve the profitability and sustainability of dryland farming.

Central West Farming Systems
GRDC
2005 Condobolin NSW
Research organisaton
Weather at your fingertips

To discuss using computers to give you weather at your fingertips.

Birchip Cropping Group
1995 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
Weather conditions for spraying Dims (Select and Aramo)

To investigate the effect of weather conditions on cyclohexanedions or ‘dim’ herbicides, Select and Aramo.

Birchip Cropping Group
2004 St Arnaud VIC
Research organisaton
Wedgetail wheat grazing demonstration at Wilby

Determine the value of Wedgetail wheat for yearling steers. Determine the impact of grazing on the grain yeld of wedgetail wheat.

Riverine Plains
GRDC
2011 Wilby VIC
Research organisaton
Weed competition - determining best management practices in durum wheat

To identify the most effective alternate techniques and discover the impacts they have on weed control, yield and grain quality

Hart Field Site Group
GRDC
2014 Hart SA
Research organisaton
Weed competition by plant architecture - chickpeas, South Australia

To determine wether varietal differences in chickpea plant architecture effect their competitiveness with ryegrass.

Southern Pulse Agronomy
DPI NSW DPIVic GRDC SARDI
2007 Turretfield SA
Research organisaton
Weed competition in chickpeas

To determine whether varietal differences in chickpea plant architecture affect their competitiveness with ryegrass.

Southern Pulse Agronomy
DPI NSW DPIVic GRDC SARDI
2009 Hart SA
Research organisaton
Weed control in oats

To investigate options for broadleaf weed and grass control in oats.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Marnoo VIC
Research organisaton
Weed control options in field peas

To look at the different weed control options for field peas.

Central West Farming Systems
2004 Eubalong NSW
Research organisaton
Weed control using narrow windrows vs EMAR chaff deck

To investigate the impact that two different harvest weed seed control (HWSC) methods – narrow windrowing of header trash and the Esperance Mobile Ag Repairs (EMAR) chaff deck – have on reducing the weed burden in the following crop.

Central West Farming Systems
GRDC
2016 Loxton SA
Research organisaton
Weed management - chapter summary

To comment on weed management strategies.

Birchip Cropping Group
2006 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
Weed management messages for 2006

To discuss weed management for 2006.

Birchip Cropping Group
2005 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
Weed mapping and ecology in the central and eastern wheatbelt of WA

To (i) determine possible associations between soil types and weed distribution within the Kwinana West and the Kwinana East Regional Cropping Solutions Network zones; and (ii) provide factsheets linking soil types to the top 5 weeds in each of the two zones, produced specifically for their zones and soils.

Southern DIRT
GRDC
2013 Kwinana WA
Research organisaton
Weed seeker demonstration

To demonstrate the effectiveness of weed sensing technology (WeedSeeker) for controlling problematic low population weeds (e.g. Prickly Lettuce).

Society of Precision Agriculture Australia
GRDC
2011 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
Weed sensing

To inform readers about weed sensing: the use of a machine or instrument to detect a weed; a plant that shouldn’t be there

Central West Farming Systems
SAGIT
2016 Loxton SA
Research organisaton
WeedSeeker technology
  • To quantify the reduciton in water use for various weed species at different plant densities.
  • To identify thresholds for particular weed types and determine when weed sensing technology benefits outweight blanket spray applications.
Birchip Cropping Group
RIRDC
2011 Corack VIC
Research organisaton
Weethalle CWFS site - farming systems demonstration

To satisfy the questions of local farmers.

  • Can you sustainably continuously crop this land?
  • Will we get herbicide resistant weeds with continuous cropping?
  • Which crop rotations are the most profitable?
  • What is happening to nitrogen in the rotations?
  • What impact does continuous cropping have on soil chemistry and soil water levels?
Central West Farming Systems
GRDC
2003 Weethalle NSW
Research organisaton
Weethalle tillage demonstration

To evaluate the impact of tillage treatments on wheat yield in a number of farmer demonstrations. 

Central West Farming Systems
1999 Weethalle NSW
Research organisaton
Weethalle wheat row spacing and seeding rate trial

To determine the effects of sowing rates and row spacing on yield of wheat in our low rainfall environment.

Central West Farming Systems
2009 Weethalle NSW
Research organisaton
Wet soil in April - Is early sowing possible?
  • To demonstrate the possibility of sowing long-season wheat and barley varieties when a soil profile is full of water at the beginning of the season.
  • To discover the pitfalls of this practice.
Birchip Cropping Group
GRDC
2011 Corack VIC
Research organisaton
WFS on-farm barley variety demonstrations

To compare and contrast the suitability of some emerging and current commercial barley varieties for the Wimmera region.

Birchip Cropping Group
2004 Laen VIC
Research organisaton
WFS on-farm wheat variety demonstrations

To evaluate the performance of current commercial varieties and assess their suitability for the Wimmera.

Birchip Cropping Group
2004 Lubeck VIC
Research organisaton
What crop production responses can we expect from surface applied liming?

To help understand the yield penalties we can expect if good pH levels are not maintained and how
frequently lime needs to be applied.

Southern Farming Systems
CCMA DAFF VIC GRDC
2015 Werneth VIC
Research organisaton
What did the crops grow on in 1994?

To comment on the Farm Management 500 and Sustainable Technology (FAST) Project: what did the crops grow on in 1994?

Birchip Cropping Group
1994 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
What effect does time of sowing and nitrogen have on wheat yield?

To investigate the use of different sowing timings and N management to improve yield and maintain protein of wheat.

Hart Field Site Group
GRDC SARDI
2017 Hart SA
Research organisaton
What happened to very early sown cereals at Minnipa?

To address the question, what would happen if a commercial cereal crop was sown at such an early date?

SARDI Minnipa Agricultural Centre
2009 Minnipa SA
Research organisaton
What happens to fertiliser nitrogen?

To determine what happens to pre-drilled N on southern Malle clay-loam soils.

Birchip Cropping Group
1997 Watchupga East VIC
Research organisaton
What happens to fertiliser nitrogen?

To determine what happens to pre-drilled N on southern Malle clay-loam soils.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
Research organisaton
What is good financial management?

To answer the question 'What is required to be a good financial manager on a farm?'

Birchip Cropping Group
1993 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
What is the best product for topdressing nitrogen?

To determine the best form of nitrogen fertiliser for topdressing on alkaline soils.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
What is the best product for topdressing nitrogen?

To discuss the question 'What is the best product for topdressing nitrogen?'.

Birchip Cropping Group
1999 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
What sort of crop canopy did we need in May sown MacKellar wheat in 2007
  • To determine the interaction of nitrogen timing and dose with plant population in terms of yield, crop structure, predisposition to lodging and quality in the high rainfall zone.
  • To determine the influence of nitrogen applied at stem elongation versus up front nitrogen on soil moisture content and dry matter production
Southern Farming Systems
GRDC
2007 Inverleigh VIC
Research organisaton
What'll happen when it does rain again?

To disucss what'll happen when it does rain again.

Birchip Cropping Group
2002 Birchip VIC
Research organisaton
Wheat phenology trial
  • To determine the impact of sowing date on wheat yield and grain quality across 20 different wheat varieties.
  • To understand how yield and quality is affected by the amount of time spent within the 3 growth stages.
Southern Farming Systems
2005 Inverleigh VIC
Research organisaton
Wheat row spacing trial

To assess different interrow spacing widths using five different sowing treatments.

Southern Farming Systems
2005 Inverleigh VIC
Research organisaton
Wheat after pasture (Benefit Trial)

To establish and manipulate 3 varieties of pasture and determine their effect on the following wheat crop.

Liebe Group
2005 Wubin WA
Research organisaton
Wheat after pulses

To compare pulse production, as well as, assess the follow-on benefits of different pulses to wheat.

Central West Farming Systems
2004 Condobolin NSW
Research organisaton
Wheat agronomy (nitrogen rate and timing BYDV) trial - Frances

To assess the impact of applying Nitrogen at different rates and timings and insecticide for the control of BYDV on grain yields of selected wheat varieties.

MacKillop Farm Management Group
GRDC
2012 Frances VIC
Research organisaton
Wheat agronomy (nitrogen rate and timing BYDV) trials - Conmurra

To assess the impact of applying Nitrogen at different rates and timings and insecticide for the control of BYDV on grain yields of selected wheat varieties.

MacKillop Farm Management Group
GRDC
2012 Conmurra SA
Research organisaton