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This book has been written to help farmers reach their rainfall-limited yield potential. It comes from a need to understand the properties and management options for grain production on sandplain soils. It also seeks to address concerns that crop yields on sandplain soils are not increasing at the rate experienced on soils elsewhere in the south coast region of Western Australia.
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Yield potential, Sandplain, sand plain, soil management, water repellence, acidification, compaction, Western Australia
Agricultural and Resource Economics | Agriculture
Department of Agriculture, Western Australia. (2009), Managing south coast sandplain soils to yield potential. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Bulletin 4773.
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