Biosecurity, pests, weeds and diseases
Trial No. 87AL28.
1. To create a reduced disease situation around the crop seed by placing surface soil from the seed row into the inter row zone.
2. to provide a more wettable, less weedy, less acidic environment for cereal seed by placing surface soil from the seed row into the inter row zone.
3. To improve seedling establishment and growth by packing the seeding rows only.
Number of Pages
Moore, J H, and Dean, G R. (1987), Topsoil displacement methods for crop establishment. (Wheat and Barley). Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Report.