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Nutgrass control in soybeans

June 28, 2020
Three new soybean varieties – New Bunya HB1A, Mossman HB1A and Kuranda HB1A – have tolerance to Halosulfuron-methyl (i.e. Sempra®) under an APVMA Minor Use Permit for the in-crop control of nutgrass.

Crop sequence tips

June 05, 2020
Crop rotation brings many benefits to the farming system. Here are a few things to consider as you plan out your break crop sequence in coastal and hinterland environments.

Fate of fixed N

June 02, 2020
Soybean crops grown for green manure can fix up to 300 kg N per ha but the availability of that nitrogen for future crops varies considerably.

CTF and legumes

June 02, 2020
After seeing the results of controlled traffic and legume rotations, Burdekin grower Cy Kovacich started experimenting with a longer follow and combination of cash crops.