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Cropping

Grain analysis for lupins

By Angus McAlpine

Low levels of manganese concentrations in lupin seed can affect germination vigour and crop establishment in next season’s crop. Grain analysis is a cost effective method of measuring seed manganese levels.

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Cropping

Responses to lime increase potassium requirements

By James Easton

In 2011 we set up an experiment on deep sand near Bolgart to investigate the effects of liming on potassium fertiliser requirements.

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Yerecoinhaytrial
Cropping

Hay cuts begin at Yerecoin trial

By Holly Chandler

Harvest has officially started for the trials team with the first hay cuts taken in Yerecoin last week.

Lupingrainanalysis
Cropping

Grain analysis for lupins

By Angus McAlpine

Low levels of manganese concentrations in lupin seed can affect germination vigour and crop establishment in next season’s crop. Grain analysis is a cost effective method of measuring seed manganese levels.

Responsestolimeandpotassiumrequirements
Cropping

Responses to lime increase potassium requirements

By James Easton

In 2011 we set up an experiment on deep sand near Bolgart to investigate the effects of liming on potassium fertiliser requirements.

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Cropping

Area update - Corrigin and Bruce Rock shires

By Darian Smith

The Corrigin and Bruce Rock shires are shaping up well in 2020 so far.

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Cropping

Applied Agronomy - nitrogen rates on canola and barley

By Nathaniel Wedderburn

CSBP is piloting an Applied Agronomy service in season 2020.

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Pasture and Livestock

Using nitrogen to maximise pasture profitability

By Scott Nelson

Need more sheep feed? The strategic use of nitrogen can be valuable when feed is tight.

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Cropping

Do your lupins need manganese? - Guess or test?

By James Easton

Concerns about manganese deficiency in lupins have increased with some believing the Jurien variety is more susceptible.

NitrogenplacementtrialWilliams
Cropping

The season to date - Williams and surrounds

By Nicholas Hardie

2020 is shaping up to be a really good season in the Wandering, Williams and Darkan shires.

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Liquids

Increase to Flexi-N despatch and storage

By Mark Robinson

We've increased our Flexi-N storage and despatch capacity at Kwinana.

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Cropping

How technology is driving the future of agriculture

By CSBP Team

Understand how technology is driving the future of Agriculture at CSBP.

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News

Easter Opening Hours

By CSBP Team

We've updated our opening hours for the Easter long weekend.

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News

Statement from the Minister for Agriculture

By CSBP Team

The Federal Minister for Agriculture, David Littleproud has today announced that Australia’s food production and supply chain will not be affected by COVID-19 shutdowns.

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