Ten Tips to Early Sown Canola

Published: 16 Jan 2018

Changing rainfall patterns, disciplined summer fallow management and improved no-till seeding systems have facilitated a shift to earlier sowing of canola, capitalising on soil moisture opportunities and reducing production risk.

The Optimised Canola Profitability project (CSP00187), a collaborative project funded through GRDC, investigated the potential for early sowing of canola in regions from northern NSW to the Eyre Peninsula of South Australia, with a focus on tactical agronomic requirements. They found sowing canola early can increase productivity and profitability by following 10 important guidelines.

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Region: North; South

GRDC Project Code: CSP00187