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User manual for CaneLCA Eco-efficiency Calculator V1.01
CaneLCA calculates the eco-efficiency of sugarcane production over its lifecycle, to help sugarcane producers and their advisors identify sustainable farming practices. CaneLCA can assist sugarcane producers to: −understand ...
SRA Grower Group Innovation Project Final report Developing extended fallow options for the Plane Creek District
At the time of initiation of this project, sugarcane lands were being lost to cattle grazing, tree production and hobby farms due to the low returns being experienced for sugarcane. The low sugarcane returns were a product ...
Report for terrain natural resource management : delivery of six easy steps and integrated weed management workshops throughout the terrain region
As part of the Reef Rescue project, BSES Limited has two contracts with Terrain Natural Resource Management involving the delivery of specific extension services to the sugar cane industry in the Terrain region sugarcane ...
Boosting productivity in Maryborough by assisting cane growers to understand their soils
This project was based around producing a soil map of the Bauple area which is south of Maryborough. The soil map will be a valuable tool for improving productivity in the area because it can facilitate better farm management, ...
Final report - SRDC project BSS302 - Epidemiology studies into sugarcane smut
The objective of this project was to: Optimise industry transition from susceptible to resistant commercial varieties, with minimal losses resulting from direct or in-direct crop effects, thus maximising industry profitability.
SRDC capacity building project : final report : strengthening capacity on sugarcane quarantine - implementing procedures from Visacane, CIRAD
The project aimed to strengthen the capacity of Australian sugarcane quarantine by: Evaluating Visacane's (CIRAD, Montpellier) quarantine and diagnostic operations for sugarcane in post-entry quarantine - Discussing the ...
Final report SRDC project GGIP050 Improving soybean and nitrogen management in subtropical NSW cane systems
This project aimed to document nitrogen inputs from soybean crops grown in NSW cane lands, promote soil-specific fertiliser recommendations following soybean to achieve more efficient use of nitrogen fertiliser and to ...
SRDC Research Project final report Improved methods of compost generation
This report explores different techniques and management principles and the results of compost production specifically for sugar-cane in tropical agriculture. Our earlier research using the Lubke Methodology developed in ...
SRDC Research Project Harnessing soil biology to improve the productivity of the new sugarcane farming system
This project addresses the knowledge gap of how management affects soil biological processes. This is important because management has to maximise soil health and nutrient relations. Knowledge of soil biology in context ...