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.

Wet Tropics
Enhanced efficiency fertiliser
January / 2017
Burdekin
Reduced nitrogen on late cut final ratoon block
January / 2017

All Projects

Burdekin

CHRISTIAN LAGO

January / 2017-2018

To assist Burdekin growers to record their irrigation data.

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Burdekin

BRYAN LANGDON

January / 2017-2018

To assist Burdekin growers to record their irrigation data.

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Burdekin

WILMAR

September / 2016-2019

This project aims to investigate the use of Proximal sensors to determine crop N uptake infield.

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Burdekin

WILLY LUCAS

November / 2016-2019

This project aims develop a low cost wirelesss moisture sensor that can be installed in the middle of a cane field and transmit wirelessly back to a base station which will then display values on a website.

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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

SAM MARANO’S FOURTH TRIAL

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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Burdekin

SAM MARANO THIRD TRIAL

November / 2016-2017

To compare alternate row irrigation with watering every furrow.

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Burdekin

SAM MARANO SECOND TRIAL

December / 2017-2018

To compare the water quality runoff of stool split v side dress fertiliser application.

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Burdekin

SAM MARANO FIRST TRIAL

January / 2017-2018

To assist Burdekin growers to record their irrigation data.

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