Category Archives: Soil health

Monitoring stubbles during the fallow period

GRDC stubble management guideline: No. 8 The effective management of stubble during a fallow period (the period when no crop is growing in the paddock) can minimise a number of potential cropping issues such as weed populations, seeder blockages and … Continue reading

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Canola ameliorants

By Damian Jones, ICC Key messages: Applications of gypsum and lime did not increase canola emergence in 2015. This result was expected as May rainfall was not sufficient to induce slaking of the soil. As the soil on the trial … Continue reading

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