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When it comes to fertiliser nutrients, everyone talks about the big three: NPK (Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Potassium).
It’s true that these elements are needed in the biggest quantities for crop growth. We can calculate the requirements by looking at crop removal, soil/tissue tests, and growth stages; and there is no doubt that they are important.

Published in Nutrition

Netpro works with clients to provide products that optimise the production of their crops.
Growers use their protective canopy as a tool—just as critically as they do irrigation or fertiliser.

Published in Permanent Structures

Having an excellent software solution for your operations is paramount to success.
Cost-savings can be attained through automation of manual processes and traceability of your produce.

Published in Software

When you can see symptoms of delayed foliation it is too late and the damage has been done.

Published in Crop/Growth management

One chance in 15 years because it's only at planting that crown gall can be controlled.

Published in Disease

Hormones such as auxin are normally moved from apical shoots to the root system to encourage root development. Pruning removes these apical shoots and as a result, decreases root development.

Published in Crop/Growth management

Fungicides, herbicides and insecticides are all pesticides used in plant protection.

Published in Disease

In many ways, the methods used to control of OFF are similar to the methods used for Q fly.

Published in Pests

Root growth in the spring is all important, especially for newly–planted orchards where the roots set the scene for tree establishment.
The earlier the roots start to grow, the greater the root mass will become.

Published in Nutrition

G.J. Dix & Sons Pty Ltd (Dix Engineering) is based in Renmark South Australia and has worked with the agriculture industries for many years.
Dix Engineering’s capabilities are a result of investing in resources, rewarding and training personnel appropriately, committing to project timelines and completing tasks to a high standard at all times.

Published in Packing/packaging

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