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    • Chemical sprays for weed control 

      Vallance, LG (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1952)
      Weeds have been the bugbear of the farmer from time immemorial. They have added to his cost of production and limited the growth of his crops in no uncertain manner. It is safe to say that ever since man commenced to till ...
    • Chemical sprays for weed control 

      Vallance, LG (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1952)
      Weeds have been the bugbear of the farmer from time immemorial. They have added to his cost of production and limited the growth of his crops in no uncertain manner. It is safe to say that ever since man commenced to till ...
    • Dwarf disease of sugar-cane 

      Bell, AF (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1933)
      Dwarf disease is a new and very destructive disease of sugar-cane which was discovered in the Mackay district in 1930. Fortunately the outbreak was discovered by officers of the Bureau in its very early stages, and by ...
    • Dwarf disease of sugar-cane 

      Bell, AF (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1933)
      Dwarf disease is a new and very destructive disease of sugar-cane which was discovered in the Mackay district in 1930. Fortunately the outbreak was discovered by officers of the Bureau in its very early stages, and by ...
    • Farm fertility trials - results for the 1930 season 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1931)
      During the past milling season the first series of farm fertility trials was harvested. In all twenty-nine experiments were carried through successfully; these were distributed throughout the cane areas from Mossman to ...
    • Farm fertility trials - results for the 1930 season 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1931)
      During the past milling season the first series of farm fertility trials was harvested. In all twenty-nine experiments were carried through successfully; these were distributed throughout the cane areas from Mossman to ...
    • Farm fertility trials - results for the 1931 season 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1932)
      The first set of farm fertility trials was harvested during 1930, and the results therefrom were reported in Farm Bulletin No. 1. Many of the trials were re-fertilized at ratooning time-the treatments, in most cases, being ...
    • Farm fertility trials - results for the 1931 season 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1932)
      The first set of farm fertility trials was harvested during 1930, and the results therefrom were reported in Farm Bulletin No. 1. Many of the trials were re-fertilized at ratooning time-the treatments, in most cases, being ...
    • Farm fertility trials and review of the work of experiment stations : results for the 1932 season 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1933)
      In presenting the results of the Farm Fertility Trials harvested during 1932, advantage is taken of the opportunity to review also the work of the past year on the Northern, Central, and Southern Ex1periment Stations. The ...
    • Farm fertility trials and review of the work of experiment stations : results for the 1932 season 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1933)
      In presenting the results of the Farm Fertility Trials harvested during 1932, advantage is taken of the opportunity to review also the work of the past year on the Northern, Central, and Southern Ex1periment Stations. The ...
    • Green manuring and soil organic matter 

      King, NJ
      The following statement appears in 'Soil Conditions and Plant Growth,' by E. J. Russell. 'The effect of wild vegetation, sown grasses and clovers increasing the organic matter and nitrogen content of the soil, has long ...
    • Green manuring and soil organic matter 

      King, NJ
      The following statement appears in 'Soil Conditions and Plant Growth,' by E. J. Russell. 'The effect of wild vegetation, sown grasses and clovers increasing the organic matter and nitrogen content of the soil, has long ...
    • Manual of canegrowing 

      Unknown author (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 2000)
    • Monthly notes on the Greyback Cane Beetle and its control 

      Jarvis, E
      JANUARY -- Completion of flighting and egg-laying of Greyback. Grubs of first stage attain maximum development 5 -- FEBRUARY -- End of egg and beetle seasons Commencement of fumigation Grubs of first and second stages found ...
    • Monthly notes on the Greyback Cane Beetle and its control 

      Jarvis, E
      JANUARY -- Completion of flighting and egg-laying of Greyback. Grubs of first stage attain maximum development 5 -- FEBRUARY -- End of egg and beetle seasons Commencement of fumigation Grubs of first and second stages found ...
    • Papers on cane culture, disease and pest control 

      Kerr, HW; Bell, AF; Mungomerey, RW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1931)
      "Papers...read at the Second Annual Conference of the Queensland Society of Sugar-cane Technologists in March 1931, at Bundaberg, by officers of the Bureau." Fertilizers and their use/H.W. Kerr -- Tillage and cultivation/H.W. ...
    • Papers on cane culture, disease and pest control 

      Kerr, HW; Bell, AF; Mungomerey, RW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1931)
      "Papers...read at the Second Annual Conference of the Queensland Society of Sugar-cane Technologists in March 1931, at Bundaberg, by officers of the Bureau." Fertilizers and their use/H.W. Kerr -- Tillage and cultivation/H.W. ...
    • Soils in their relationship to sugar cane culture - a series of 4 radio lectures from 4QG, June, 1932 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1932)
      In its broad meaning soil is that friable upper layer of the earth composed for the most part of mineral matter resulting from the breaking up and decay of rocks. It is thus the product of rock weathering, brought about ...
    • Soils in their relationship to sugar cane culture - a series of 4 radio lectures from 4QG, June, 1932 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1932)
      In its broad meaning soil is that friable upper layer of the earth composed for the most part of mineral matter resulting from the breaking up and decay of rocks. It is thus the product of rock weathering, brought about ...
    • The Childers cane beetle 

      Kerr, HW (Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations, 1932)
      The Childers Cane Beetle is a native scrub-land pest, which, since the destruction of the original scrub timbers and the cultivation of sugar-cane on these lands, has found a new set of conditions which have proved almost ...