Current Research Projects

Ag Grow Agronomy & Research is working with its collaborators on a number of projects this year. For a summary of these projects click on the link below.

Ag Grow Agronomy Research Program 2017


More detail on each of these projects follow.

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Increasing production on sandy soils: overcoming constraints to poor water use

15 Jun 2017 3:15 PM - Research Project

Collaborating with University of South Australia, Mallee Sustainable Farming, PIRSA and CSIRO, funded by Ag Grow Agronomy, CSIRO and GRDC.

There is a large yield gap on sandy soils in the low rainfall cropping...

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GRDC Southern NSW Trials - Improving N Fixation in Lentils

15 Jun 2017 3:12 PM - Research Project

Funded by Ag Grow Agronomy and GRDC.

This trial aims to investigate new and commonly used inoculants and rates and management techniques that improve nitrogen fixation through enhanced nodulation in lentils.

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GRDC Southern NSW Trials - Impact of N Placement and Timing on Crop Yield and Ryegrass Population

15 Jun 2017 3:07 PM - Research Project

Funded by Ag Grow Agronomy and GRDC.

This trial aims to get a better understanding of the benefits, in terms of increased yield, increased crop competition and reduced ryegrass seed set when using Nitrogen application under th...

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CWFS Stubble Management Trials

15 Jun 2017 2:59 PM - Research Project

Collaborating with CWFS, funded by GRDC.

These trials aim to determine the optimum nitrogen rate and nitrogen timing for various stubble management practices in wheat, with the aim of achieving optimum grain yield and quality

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Imtrade Pre-emergent Herbicide Trial

15 Jun 2017 2:57 PM - Research Project

Collaborating with Imtrade, funded by Ag Grow Agronomy and Imtrade.

This trial aims to demonstrate and compare to growers and agronomists the efficacy and crop safety of various pre-emergent herbicides compared to current stan...

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Past Projects

Ag Grow Agronomy and Research has been involved in a number of collaborative projects. Click below to view the reports for these projects. 

Ag Grow Agronomy and Research  - Independent Research Projects (for members only)

Long Fallow Management Trial: Merriwagga 2012-2013

Increasing Yields on Sandy Soils: Monia Gap Trial 2012-2013

Rough Poppy Management – Herbicide Demonstration 2013

Ag Grow Agronomy Zinc Trials in wheat

Ag Grow Agronomy Phosphorous Response on High P soils Trial

Client Benchmarking Report - 100,000ha of benchmarking data 2013

Client Soil Testing Reports

Links

  • Ag Grow Agronomy and Research collaborates with a number of organisations and farming groups on various projects

Contact

  • Barry Haskins 0427 007 418
  • Rachael Whitworth 0437 214 426

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