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.

All Projects

Burdekin

WAYNE DEL SANTO

September / 2016-2019

This project aims to investigate different nitrogen rates to determine the nitrogen Use efficiency of some of the newer varieties in the Burdekin.

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Burdekin

Brendan Swindley

September / 2016-2019

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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Mackay

Manuel Muscat

January / 2018

Mixing it up to reduce erosion.

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Mackay

JOHN FOX

December / 2016-2017

To evaluate the reduction of nutrients on late-harvested crops that have a lower yield potential.

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Mackay

ALLAN MATSEN

October / 2017-2018

To reduce the amount of nutrient applied following low rates of mill mud without negatively impacting growth.

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Mackay

SERG BERARDI

September / 2016-2018

To evaluate and demonstrate the opportunity to apply variable rate application of Balance herbicide to different soil types within a field, based on soil characteristics identified by EC map boundaries and soil analysis.

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Wet Tropics

DANIEL PANTOVIC

September / 2015-2017

Evaluate Entec Fertiliser to reduce nitrogen

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Wet Tropics

DREW AND GREG WATSON

June / 2014-2018

The aim is to compare three products; Control Release, Entec and the standard practice fertiliser 140S.

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Wet Tropics

STEPHEN ACCORNERO

May / 2018

To improve the calcium uptake of plants which will hopefully give us a better cane yield.

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