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Saving N for a rainy day: nitrogen management after a dry finish

By Sebastian Ie, BCG Take home messages Nitrogen applied to crops that have hayed off can contribute to crop biomass and yield in the subsequent season. When haying off is severe, a nitrogen (N) balance based on paddock history may … Continue reading

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Vetch termination

By De-Anne Ferrier (BCG), Laura Goward and Mark Peoples (CSIRO) Key messages: When vetch is established in March and is terminated ‘early’ (three to four months later, in June, July), soil water will be conserved for the subsequent wheat crop; the risk of haying off due … Continue reading

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