Is there a place for Basagran in rice NSW? (1982)

Cox, W


This IREC Farmers Newsletter article presents information on trials undertaken at Yanco Agricultral research centre several seasons. The trial were investigating the use of Basagran compared with M.C.P.A.  The trials to date has shown advantages can be safely applied to rice during early stages of growth. This report presents the 1981/82  results of comparing between Basagran and MCPA and the effects on the plant height, tiller number, whole plant dry weight, 1000 grain weight and grain yield. The report concludes that further work will be carried out in the 1982/83 season and large field plots trials.