Hardie, M and Swarts, N, Soil characterisation and water use in Australian apple orchards, Australian Fruit Grower, Apple and Pear Australia Ltd, Australia, 13, Spring, pp. 54-55. (2019) [Magazine Article]
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Despite the economic importance of the Australian apple industry, little is known about the condition, characteristics and properties of Australian apple growing soils.
This study, as part of the apple and pear levy-funded PIPS II Nitrogen fertigation project (AP14023), aimed to determine the physical and chemical attributes of typical apple-growing soils in four regions.
|Item Type:||Magazine Article|
|Keywords:||apples, soils, water, irrigation|
|Research Division:||Agricultural, Veterinary and Food Sciences|
|Research Group:||Horticultural production|
|Research Field:||Horticultural crop growth and development|
|Objective Division:||Plant Production and Plant Primary Products|
|Objective Group:||Horticultural crops|
|Objective Field:||Pome fruit, pip fruit|
|UTAS Author:||Hardie, M (Mr Marcus Hardie)|
|UTAS Author:||Swarts, N (Dr Nigel Swarts)|
|Deposited By:||TIA - Research Institute|
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