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Improving crop establishment, termination and weed control in dryland cotton farming systems

This project examines planting tactics that might improve the establishment of cotton seedlings in dryland cotton systems. It also develops and tests the reliability of crop destruction tactics that minimise cultivation. One such tactic is AquaTill Injecticide, which incorporates herbicide with ultra-high-pressure water cutting, offering an alternative method of crop termination with minimal soil disturbance post-harvest. See also CRDC Project CRDC1904.

Project date

1 Jan 2019-30 Jun 2022
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Principal investigator

Annabelle Guest

Research organisations

Dryland Cotton Research Association
South Australia No-Till Farmers Association (SANTFA)

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Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC)

The Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC) delivers outcomes in cotton research, development and extension (RD&E) for the Australian …

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  • Location

    Australia

  • Organisation type

    Research funding body

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