Grains and field crops
Location: Mt Barker Research Station
To measure the effect of autumn/winter application on:
1. Pasture growth rates and composition
2. Sheep production using pregnant/lacting ewes.
Management systems for sheep.
To measure the effects of set stocking and strip (rotation) grazing on:
1. Pasture production, composition and quality.
2. Sheep production (liveweight, condition score, wool growth rate, fibre diameter strength and vegetable matter contamination).
Number of Pages
Cransberg, L. (1991), The effect of nitrogen on pastures and subsequent sheep production.. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Report.