Topic: tissue testing

Upcoming webinar- Successful plant tissue testing

Inspecting biomass produced in a biserrula pasture phase

Keys to successful sampling and interpretation of plant tissue analysis in winter crops
Friday, 28 July 2017 3:00 PM AEST
Presented by Chris Dowling

Chris Dowling is presenting a FREE WEBINAR for advisors and growers from all Australian grains regions. It will provide information about key considerations when sampling and interpreting plant tissue analysis for winter crops across Australia.
 
Chris will […]

What can you do with waterlogged paddocks?

How do you make evidence-based decisions following excessive rain and slow soil water drainage? Where the crop is not a write-off, getting a handle on which areas of the paddock are in the best shape, and the yield potential for those areas is the most useful information to have.
Assessing crop […]

How to confidently diagnose a crop nutrient disorder

Unusual symptoms in crops can indicate nutrient disorders. Visible symptoms tell you there is some kind of problem but are not enough to base a reliable diagnosis on.
Crop symptoms can be triggered by too little or too much of a nutrient, as well as a range of other constraints to […]

Watch our webinar: how to review last season’s crop nutrition decisions

You might know how much you or your client spent on crop nutrition last season, but do you know if it was well spent? Review at the end of the season is the best place to answer that question. How do you assess how well last season’s crop nutrition management […]

Webinar: Review crop nutrition in your paddocks

Webinar recording coming soon
As part of the More Profit from Crop Nutrition national extension program,Chris Dowling presented a webinar for advisors and growers from all Australian grains regions covering the techniques for evaluating how the previous season’s crop nutrition delivered in terms of yield.
The webinar covered what information you need, different measures of efficiency, what […]

How good was your crop nutrition last season? Tools for review

How do you assess how well last season’s crop nutrition management shaped up? Every grower knows how much they spend on crop nutrition. They do not always know if it was well spent. A good crop nutrition program maintains soil fertility, and supplies what is needed to meet the productivity […]

Diagnosing crop problems

Diagnosing the cause of symptoms seen in crops can be helped by sampling soils and plant tissues during the growing season. Where patches of poor growth are seen, either soil or plant tissue samples from within the good and poor patches can be taken and sent for analysis.
For plant tissue […]

Tissue testing tells….

Plant tissue testing helps ensure fertiliser responses are not compromised by factors we can control.
How effective was the fertiliser applied?
Tissue testing tells a lot about the effectiveness of different fertiliser treatments. The effectiveness of one product compared to another, or one strategy versus another is ultimately determined by the amount […]