Projects

Annual trial results and personal profiles of the innovative leaders in the Queensland sugar industry, backed up by the technical data of previous case studies.

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Burdekin

Bryan Langdon

To develop a site-specific nitrogen reduction rate that the grower can implement on their blocks that are irrigated with underground water high in nitrates.

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Wet Tropics

Wilmar Sugar

Sub surfaced applied mill by-products.

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Wet Tropics

George Henry

Mill mud and ash subsurface to correct soil pH at depth.

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Wet Tropics

Chris Condon

Regen ag farming systems vs traditional.

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Wet Tropics

Clint Reynolds

Mixed species fallow.

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Wet Tropics

Chris McClelland

Sub surface mill mud application and nitrogen reduction.

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Wet Tropics

Wilmar Sugar

Sub surfaced applied mill by-products.

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Wet Tropics

Michael Waring

Recycled carbon materials for capturing nutrients and pesticides.

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Wet Tropics

Michael Reinaudo

Smarter weed control using drone technology.

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Wet Tropics

Alan and Rebecka Pace

Zonal application of Imidacloprid

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Wet Tropics

Alan Lynn

Ag lime products.

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Wet Tropics

Lawrence Di Bella

Mixed biodiversity legume cover crop.

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Wet Tropics

Stephen and Brendan Accornero

Variable rate phosphorus trial.

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Wet Tropics

Joseph Marano

Sub surface mill ash application.

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Wet Tropics

Adrian Darveniza

Early versus late plant in the Wet Tropics with minimum and zero tillage ground preparation.

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Wet Tropics

Paul Cecchi

Reduced and zero cultivation in ratoon cane in the Wet Tropics.

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Mackay

Steve and Marguarite Young

Variable rate maps from haulout sensors.

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Mackay

Racecourse Projects

Dynamic nutrient planning – getting nitrogen right in time and place.

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Mackay

Darryl Thomsett

High organic carbon soils low in the landscape.

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Mackay

Robert Sluggett

Sowing multi species crops immediately after harvest.

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Mackay

John Muscat (Mac)

Reduction NandP based on yield potential

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Mackay

Steven Muscat

Ripped versus not ripped cultivation.

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Mackay

Manuel Muscat

Match variety to soil type.

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Mackay

Alan, Karen and Grant Matsen

Sub surface application of mud.

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Mackay

Peter Hackett

Evaluating nitrogen rates on high organic carbon sites.

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Mackay

Dario Germanotta

The impact of intercropping soybeans on sugarcane yield and nitrogen availability.

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Mackay

Sam Deguara

Sub surface liquid fertiliser.

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Mackay

Gerry Deguara

Two year fallow versus traditional one year legume fallow.

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Mackay

John and Phil Deguara

Sub surface ameliorants.

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Mackay

Liam Davies

Multi species fallow – use of species that can also be used for silage or grazing.

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Mackay

Frank Clayton

Low risk strategy for growing legume crops and transitioning back to cane.

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Mackay

Tony Bugeja

Evaluating nitrogen rates on high organic carbon contrasting soils.

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Burdekin

Warren Viero

Liquid versus solids fertiliser and water quality outcomes.

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Burdekin

Denis Pozzebon

Mixed species fallow into sugarcane.

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Burdekin

Peter McDonnell

Wireless mositure sensors.

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Burdekin

Willy Lucas

Wireless moisture sensors

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Burdekin

Bryan Langdon

Groundwater nitrate monitoring and reduced nitrogen rate trial.

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Burdekin

Christian Lago

Using a smart phone app to record irrigations.

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Burdekin

Russell Jordan

Stool spilt v side dress and water quality outcomes.

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Burdekin

Con Christofides

Soakage remediation maps.

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Burdekin

Mark Castalanelli

Trialling different ameliorant methods to improve poor soakage.

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Burdekin

Andrew Cross

Investigating the effect of various nitrogen rates following a harvested legume crop.

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Mackay

Racecourse Projects

Dynamic nutrient planning, getting nitrogen right in time and place

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Mackay

Manuel Muscat

To increase crop yield on marginal soils, leading to increased soil cover, reduced soil losses, increased nutrient use efficiency and increased profitability.

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Mackay

Gerry Deguara

To demonstrate that a diversified cropping system is the most economically and encironmentally sustainable management approach long term.

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Mackay

Frank Clayton

To assess the sugarcane crop impacts of fallow practices that may provide a low risk strategy for growing legume crops and transitioning back to cane.

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Burdekin

Dennis Pozzebon

To utilise planted mixed species in a fallow block to improve and increase natural soil health.

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Burdekin

Brian Langdon

To develop a site specific nitrogen reduction rate that the grower can implement on their blocks that are irrigated with underground water high in nitrates.

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Burdekin

Andrew Cross

To determine the most cost effective method of improving water quality and crop NUE through optimising nitrogen rate following a harvested legume crop.

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Wet Tropics

PCGB Tully

Broader adoption of mixed species in sugarcane fallow.

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Wet Tropics

Drew Watson

Grower support.

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Wet Tropics

Wade Tibaldi

Lowered fertiliser rates on older and late cut ratoons.

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Wet Tropics

Gerard Puglisi

Wider row spacing and composting.

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Wet Tropics

Michael Giudice

Wider row spacing and mixed species fallow.

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Wet Tropics

Glen Fasano

Grower support.

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Wet Tropics

Anthony D’Addona

Reduced fertiliser rates on old ratoons.

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Wet Tropics

Doug Crees

Mixed species fallowing.

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Wet Tropics

Brett Coulthard

Grower support.

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Wet Tropics

Mark Zatta

Implementation of minimum tilled legume fallow crops.

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Wet Tropics

Gino Zatta

EM mapping and soil management of ameliorants and micro-nutrients.

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Wet Tropics

Joseph Russo

New sugarcane grower.

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Wet Tropics

Rodney Robino

Implementation of EM mapping, sodic soil management and fallow cropping systems.

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Wet Tropics

Norm and Peter Reid

Is Petrix helping to release locked up phosphorus in the soil?

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Wet Tropics

Anthony Marino

Implementation of the bio-fertilizer program.

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Wet Tropics

Alan Lynn

Mixed fallow legumes and soil amendments.

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Wet Tropics

Alan Lynn

Ag limes products trial.

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Wet Tropics

Sam and Santo Lamari

Implementation of EM mapping, sodic soil management and fallow cropping systems.

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Wet Tropics

Ian Kemp

Mixed fallow legumes and bio-fertilisers.

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Wet Tropics

Matt Ingegneri

Controlled traffic and management of fallow crops.

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Wet Tropics

Richard Hobbs

Implementation of mixed legume species fallow with reduced nitrogen.

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Wet Tropics

Lyle Glenwright

Mixed fallow legumes and use of bio-solids to improve soil health.

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Wet Tropics

Walter Giordani

Variable rate soil amendments (gypsum) within a sodic soil block.

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Wet Tropics

Walter Giordani

Implementation of variable rate soil amendments.

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Wet Tropics

Sergio Fighera

Implementation of the bio-fertilizer program.

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Wet Tropics

Lawrence and Hayden DiBella

Mixed fallow legumes and rotational cash crops.

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Wet Tropics

Daniel and Leanne Cordner

Implementation of a cane and meat chicken rotation farming business.

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Wet Tropics

Anthony Castorina

Implementation of EM mapping, sodic soil management and fallow cropping systems.

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Wet Tropics

Robert Bonassi

Variable rate mud.

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Wet Tropics

Damian Wirth

Comparing mixed species fallow to bare fallow.

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Wet Tropics

Joel Pappalardo

Legume fallow and reduced tillage.

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Wet Tropics

Wayne Gattera

Deep zonal ripping

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Wet Tropics

Daniel and Michele Borg

Mixed species cover crops.

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Wet Tropics

Wilmar

Precision weed mapping using drones.

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Wet Tropics

Mario Porta

Precision weed mapping using drones.

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Wet Tropics

Robert Quabba

Mixed fallow legumes.

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Wet Tropics

Chris Butler

Mixed legume fallow.

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Wet Tropics

David Accornero

Mixed fallow legumes.

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Wet Tropics

John Padovan

Wider row spacing and mixed species fallow.

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Wet Tropics

Ben McClelland

Wider row spacing and variable rate application.

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Wet Tropics

Ray Rinaudo

Direct drill legume fallow.

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Wet Tropics

Phil Campagnolo

Improved nutrient management planning.

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Wet Tropics

Peter White

Bare fallow to legume fallow.

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Wet Tropics

PCCCF Martyville

Direct drill legume fallow.

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Wet Tropics

PCCCF Silkwood

Direct drill legume fallow.

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Wet Tropics

PCCCF South Johnstone

Integrated weed and pest management planning.

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Wet Tropics

PCCCF Cowley Beach

Bare fallow to legume fallow

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Wet Tropics

Paul Farinelli

Integrated weed and pest management planning.

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Wet Tropics

Paul Croatto

Improved nutrient management planning.

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Wet Tropics

Mark Aquilina

Integrated weed and pest management planning

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Wet Tropics

David Croatto

Improved nutrient management planning

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