Climate variability analysis for Diuron application

Mushtaq, Shahbaz and Stone, Roger and Marcussen, Torben and Pudmenzky, Christa and Maraseni, Tek (2012) Climate variability analysis for Diuron application. Technical Report. University of Southern Queensland , Toowoomba, Australia. [Report]

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The productivity of the Australian sugarcane industry is heavily influenced by seasonal, inter-annual and longer term variations in rainfall patterns. This study will analyse the characteristics of seasonal, annual and historical rainfall variability for key sugarcane growing areas in Queensland aiming to provide a greater understanding of the rainfall patterns for the use of Diuron herbicide.

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Item Type: Report (Technical Report)
Item Status: Live Archive
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Historic - Faculty of Sciences - No Department
Date Deposited: 25 Feb 2013 02:08
Last Modified: 03 Nov 2017 05:42
Uncontrolled Keywords: sugar industry; weather patterns; water resources; rainfall history; Diuron
Fields of Research : 07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences > 0701 Agriculture, Land and Farm Management > 070103 Agricultural Production Systems Simulation
05 Environmental Sciences > 0502 Environmental Science and Management > 050209 Natural Resource Management
04 Earth Sciences > 0401 Atmospheric Sciences > 040105 Climatology (excl.Climate Change Processes)
Socio-Economic Objective: B Economic Development > 82 Plant Production and Plant Primary Products > 8203 Industrial Crops > 820304 Sugar

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