Delayed permanent water on drill sown rice

24 Jul 2012 2:51 PM - New DPI factsheet

ATTN: RICE GROWERS

Delayed permanent water on drill sown rice  

 New NSW DPI factsheet (No. 1238) now available on line

 Four years of research on two soil types have proven delayed permanent water to be a viable management option for drill sown rice.

 Topics include:

·           Irrigation frequency

·           When to apply permanent water

·           Irrigation layout and sowing

·           Nitrogen management

·           Weed control

·           Chemical options to consider

·           Conclusion

 Please click on link to go to website

http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/agriculture/broadacre/summer-crops/rice/dpw

 or click here to view factsheet


Contact:
Mary-Anne Lattimore
District Agronomist
NSW Department of Primary Industries
Yanco Agricultural Institute
PMB, Yanco NSW 2705  
T: 02 6951 2695   F: 02 69512620   M: 0427401469|
E: mary-anne.lattimore@dpi.nsw.gov.au