Fertiliser for maize on the coastal plain
Maize, Fertilizers, Swan Coastal Plain (W.A.), Western Australia
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The Swan Coastal Plain extends from Lancelin to Busselton and covers an area of 1.2 million ha.
Easy access to water, plus the high temperatures and radiation levels in summer, make the area suitable for the production of irrigated crops.
CSIRO has been investigating the production of a number of irrigated summer crops at its two research stations (East and West Pinjar) on the coastal plain.
Found in previous article. Department breeds new oat variety Department of Agriculture, Western Australia Vol 15 No 4 Page No 112-113
Ozanne, P G. and Sewell, P. L.
"Fertiliser for maize on the coastal plain,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 15
, Article 7.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol15/iss4/7