Early sown canola digs deep

Host: | Date: 01 Apr 2020

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    GRDC Podcast: Early sown canola digs deep

    New research has shown just how deep canola roots will travel in their search for moisture late in the season. In this podcast CSIRO’s John Kirkegaard reveals just how low canola roots go and the benefits that can be derived from early sown canola.

    Date: 01 Apr 2020

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New research has shown just how deep canola roots will travel in their search for moisture late in the season. Trials have shown that there are significant yield advantages from early sown canbola that experiences a dry finish. But there are trade offs.

In this podcast CSIRO’s John Kirkegaard reveals just how low canola roots go and the benefits that can be derived from early sown canola.

Contact

John Kirkegaard, CSIRO
John.kirkegaard@csiro.au