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Developing and testing tools for measuring and managing variability in rice

The project aims to utilise the platform of existing remote sensing technologies in the form of irrigation management tool IrriSAT (CSIRO) to develop a prescription tool for rice growers that increases understanding of their crop water use and yield variability but also the factors driving spatial variability in yield across their farms.

Project date

15 Jun 2014-30 Sep 2018
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Principal investigator

John Hornbuckle

Research organisations

Deakin University (a body politic and corporate established pursuant to the Deakin University Act 2009 (Vic))

Project funded by

Multiple industries
Alternative protein Aquaculture Cereal grains Cross industry Essential oils Fruits Game Honey bees Nuts Other rural industries Pasture, fodder & feed Poultry Pulse grains

AgriFutures Australia

AgriFutures Australia proudly focuses on building a rich future for Australian agriculture. We live and work in the regions and …

Multiple industries
Alternative protein Aquaculture Cereal grains Cross industry Essential oils Fruits Game Honey bees Nuts Other rural industries Pasture, fodder & feed Poultry Pulse grains
  • Location

    Australia

  • Organisation type

    Research funding body

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Focus areas

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