1998 trials

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Advanced long season wheat varieties

To present the results of the advanced long season wheat variety trial.

Southern Farming Systems
1998 Streatham VIC
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Advanced lupin variety evaluation

To evaluate improved lupin varieties for the Victorian Mallee.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Sea Lake VIC
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Advanced winter wheat trials

To report on the advanced winter wheat trials at Tatyoon.

Southern Farming Systems
1998 Tatyoon VIC
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Alternative nutrition products: do they work?

To investigate a number of organic and inorganic fertilisers on wheat yield.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Marnoo VIC
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Assessment of the Zn status of chickpea by plant analysis

To determine the critical concentration of zinc for plant growth in chickpea shoots

South Australian Research and Development Institute
1998 University of Adelaide SA
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Atrazine to control fop resistant ryegrass in TT canola

To demonstrate whether Atrazine (alone or in combination with Select) can assist in the control of ryegrass.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
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Balanced nutrition trial
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Gnarwarre VIC
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Canola demonstration varieties
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Hamilton VIC
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Canola establishment

To demonstrate the ideal depth for optimum canola establishment in local conditions.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Charlton VIC
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Canola fertiliser trial
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Gnarwarre VIC
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Canola in the Western NSW - a grower experience

To report on a grower experience of growing canola in the Western NSW.

Central West Farming Systems
1998 Mumbil Creek NSW
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Canola late maturing variety trial
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Hamilton VIC
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Canola response to phosphorous in the Forbes district

To investigate canola response to phosphorous in the Forbes district.

Central West Farming Systems
1998 Wirrinya NSW
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Canola triazine resistant variety trial
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Streatham VIC
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Canola variety trial

To demonstrate the suitability of various canola varieties to the Southern mallee environment.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Sea Lake VIC
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Cereal and linola variety demonstration

To assess the suitability of various cereal and linola varieties in the Southern mallee.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Birchip VIC
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Cereal and linola variety demonstration

To assess the suitability of various cereal and linola varieties in the Southern mallee.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Birchip VIC
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Cereal and linola variety demonstration

To assess the suitability of various cereal and linola varieties in the Southern mallee.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Sea Lake VIC
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Cereal seed dressing trial
  • To investigate the effects of a range of fungicidal seed treatments on the emergence and yield of wheat and oats.
  • To assess the efficiency of foliar disease suppression of those treatments registered for this purpose.
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Streatham VIC
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Chickpea genotypes differ in their sensitivity to zinc deficiency

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.

South Australian Research and Development Institute
1998 Adelaide SA
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Chickpea sowing time demonstration

To determine the optimum sowing time for chickpeas in the Mallee environment.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Birchip VIC
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Competitive crops

To investigate opportunities to reduce the dependence on grass herbicides for the control of grass weeds in wheat.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Birchip VIC
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Controlled traffic - is coming to a farm near you

To present information about controlled traffic farming.

Central West Farming Systems
1998 Condobolin NSW
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Controlled traffic drainage project

To report on crop expansion and improved yields with reduced risk through the development of cheap and effective drainage techniques suitable for south west Victoria.

Southern Farming Systems
1998 Gnarwarre VIC
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CSIRO advanced wheat trials
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Streatham VIC
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Early post-emergent herbicide control of wild radish in barley

To determine the best (control and cost effetive) herbicide for the control of radish in barley.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
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Establishing and managing perennial pasture
  • To report on a farm which aims to run both livestock enterprises profitably and at the same time, through good grazing management, to allow desirable native grasses and forbs to eventually replace the sown pasture species.
Central West Farming Systems
1998 Nyngan NSW
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Farm business health indicators - the key drivers of profit and wealth creation
  • To present information on farm business health indicators - the key drivers of profit and wealth creation.
Central West Farming Systems
1998 Yerong Creek NSW
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Feeding strategies for production and survival

To discuss the question, 'Should you feed in a drought?'

Central West Farming Systems
1998 Armidale NSW
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Fenugreek agronomy trials

To investigate the role of fenugreek in south eastern Australian farming systems.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Birchip VIC
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Fertiliser banding in wheat and canola

To determine optimum seed and fertiliser placement in canola and wheat and the effect of Agrotain in reducing seedling burn from urea.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
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Frost tolerance of triticale varieties
  • To identify triticale genotypes which have superior frost tolerance at flowering. 
  • To compare dry matter yield and growth characteristics of a range of triticale genotypes. 
  • To compare grain yield and performance of a range new triticale genotypes in Southern Victoria and compare these to varieties currently grown
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Streatham VIC
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Herbicide tolerances in chickpea varieties

To investigate a range of herbicides on crop tolerances in three chickpea varieties.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
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Herbicide tolerances of three wheat varieties

To test and compare the tolerance of new wheat varieties to both high and low rates of new chemical formulations with widely used herbicides.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
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High input cropping trial

To report on the high inupt cropping trial.

Southern Farming Systems
1998 Gnarwarre VIC
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Improving yield and protein content of crops by developing phase and ley farming systems using alternative pasture legumes

To determine the value of pasture legumes grown in rotation with crops at Streatham, Gnarwarre and Hamilton

Southern Farming Systems
1998 Hamilton VIC
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Improving yield and protein content of crops by developing phase and ley farming systems using alternative pasture legumes
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Streatham VIC
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Improving yield and protein content of crops by developing phase and ley farming systems using alternative pasture legumes
Southern Farming Systems
1998 Gnarwarre VIC
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Late sowing and alternative harvesting techniques to reduce ryegrass numbers

To investigate whether ryegrass seed set could be manipulated using alternative harvesting techniques such as windrowing and crop topping.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
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Lentil agronomy: row spacing

To determine the best row spacing to optimise lentil production in the Southern Mallee.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Sea Lake VIC
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Lentil agronomy: sowing rate

To determine the best sowing rate to optimise lentil production in the Southern Mallee.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Sea Lake VIC
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Long season barley variety trial

To present results of the long season barley variety trial.

Southern Farming Systems
1998 Gnarwarre VIC
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Lucerne establishment trial

To assess the impact of different establishment techniques on lucerne plant densities.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
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Mallee and Wimmera rainfall - are we making the most of it?

To extend work carried out in 2003 (converting rainfall into dollars) and investigate the effect of rainfall on farm gross income in the southern Mallee and Wimmera.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Birchip VIC
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Managing herbicide resistance in ryegrass

To investigate herbicide control options and alternative strategies for the reduction in seed set of ryegrass.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 St Arnaud VIC
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Managing root lesion nematodes in cereals

To discuss how to manage root lesion nematodes in cereals.

Birchip Cropping Group
1998 Watchupga East VIC
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Nitrogen inputs from pasture and patterns of release for crops

To discuss nitrogen inputs from pasture and patterns of release for crops.

Central West Farming Systems
GRDC
1998 Canberra ACT
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Nitrogen inputs from pasture legumes in a cropping rotation

To report on nitrogen inputs from pasture legumes in a cropping rotation.

Central West Farming Systems
1998 Condobolin NSW
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Noodle wheat trial

To find out what the noodle quality of wheat from this site is and how it compares to the noodle wheat grown in the Wimmera.

Southern Farming Systems
1998 Gnarwarre VIC
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Nutritional status of wheat on acid and limed soils in southern NSW

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.

South Australian Research and Development Institute
1998 Young NSW
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