The purpose of this trial was to determine the value of large amounts of lime, and the influence of deep ripping, on the poor soil patches within paddocks.
|Property||Westons, East Yuna|
|Soil type||Red loamy sand|
|Paddock rotation||2014 wheat, 2015 wheat, 2016 wheat|
|Treatments||2015 - Lime: 0, 6, 10t/ha |
2015 - Incorporation: Nil, Deep ripper (before lime was spread), 12” sweep on 11” spacing, Deep ripper + sweep
|Growing season rainfall 2016 - Second season (Wandana rainfall station)||January – March 22mm |
April – September 198mm