2006 Jounal Papers

Immediately below are PDF files of individual papers from the 36th Agronomy Society Conference held at Dunedin, Otago in 2006.  Please click on the title of interest to download the file:

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Agronomy Society Papers


Taro leaf production in northern New Zealand

W.T. Bussell  pp. 1-3


Non-chemical weed management in linseed

F. Dastgheib  pp. 4-11


High sheep performance on hill country: critical winter management decisions

D.I. Gray, J.I. Reid, P.D. Kemp, P.R. Kenyon, S.T. Morris  pp. 12-23


Is it worth inoculating common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)?

A.W. Kellman, G.D. Hill and B.A. McKenzie  pp. 24-35


Response of pea seed yield to water deficit

R.J. Martin, D.R. Wilson, M.U. Riddle and R.N. Gillespie pp. 36-43


An investigation on when pastureland can receive surplus solutions from soilless greenhouses

W.T. Bussell, J.R. Lewthwaite and C.M. Triggs  pp. 44-48


The potato calculator: a tool for scheduling nitrogen fertiliser applications

P.D. Jamieson, R.F. Zyskowski, S.M. Sinton, H.E. Brown and R.C. Butler  pp. 49-53


Developing a code of practice for the release of solutions from soilless greenhouses onto land

J.R. Lewthwaite, W.T. Bussell and I.S. Cornforth pp. 54-60


AmaizeN: developing a decision-support tool to optimise nitrogen management of maize

F.Y. Li, P.D. Jamieson and A.J. Pearson  pp. 61-70


The effect of nitrogen fertilisation on maize grain quality and yield

H. Cheetham, J. Millner and A. Hardacre  pp. 71-84