Lentil Western Region - GrowNotes™

Published: 1 Nov 2017

In Australia, lentil is predominantly grown in the semi-arid regions of South Australia and Victoria. Small areas of lentil are now being grown in southern New South Wales and Western Australia. Australia is a significant producer of red lentil, however the area in planted to green lentil is gradually increasing, as are the speciality types. Lentil fits well into cereal-based cropping systems.


  • Planning/paddock preparation and planting
  • Plant growth and physiology
  • Nutrition and fertiliser
  • Weed and insect control
  • Nematode management
  • Diseases
  • Pre-harvest treatments and harvesting
  • Storage and handling
  • Environmental issues
  • Marketing

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    Region: West