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National Hay Agronomy project

This investment provides agronomic and pathology information for export fodder producers. The project will target hay variety responses to nutrition and plant density, effect of time of sowing on hay quality, impact of diseases on hay quality and yield, optimum timing of disease management intervention. Information will be widely communicated in a fashion that allows growers to quickly and accurately assess the potential impact on return ($/ha).

Project date

30 Jun 2018-9 Jun 2022
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Principal investigator

Blakely Paynter

Research organisations

Western Australian Agriculture Authority, a body corporate established under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007

Project funded by

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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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