- ARTHURTON, YORK PENINSULA
Wheat: Sown 15th June 2000 Soil pH: approx 9.2 Granular Fertilizer: 120kg/H
Urea, 130kg/H DAP Foliar Applications: 1/8/00
With Year 2000 having a good growing season with more than adequate moisture
high yields were achieved across the board. High levels of granular
applied Nitrogen assisted crop response.
BEST Foliar crop response came via applications of SPRAYGRO CHELATED TRACE
ELEMENT SMARTRACE MANGANESE either as a sole application or with SPRAYGRO
42 N(42-0-0) and NITRO 37 (37-0-0)
response from Zinc foliar application--as Zinc is a typical result in
this district because Zinc is not an element lacking availability in soil
costs based on retail values 2000, with Spraygro product values at 1000
litre purchases + GST.
#Wheat value based on $180/Tonne.