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Inter-row sowing into retained stubble in the Wimmera and Mallee

Guideline for growers Accurate tractor guidance and stable implement tracking are key to successful inter-row sowing. Inter-row sowing improves handling of heavy stubbles and enhanced harvestability of pulse crops such as lentils. Timeliness of sowing, improved water infiltration and conservation, … Continue reading

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Using sowing direction and row spacing for weed management in the Mallee

By Kelly Angel, BCG Key messages:  Yields were significantly higher under narrow row spacing, but sowing direction had no influence on yield. Weeds had a significant effect on yield, but the scale of yield penalty (t/ha yield loss) did not alter … Continue reading

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