Powerplants flower fertigation presentation

Powerplants flower fertigation presentation

This is a presentation given by Odin Franssen, Account Manager of Powerplants Australia, at the Water and Energy Efficiency Field Day for Flower Growers, Tuesday 21 May 2019, at Currey Flowers in Karalee, Queensland. The topics covered in the presentation … Continued
Designing an irrigation system: what you need to know

Designing an irrigation system: what you need to know

This is a presentation given by irrigation consultant Lex McMullin at the Water and Energy Efficiency Field Day for Flower Growers, Tuesday 21 May 2019, at Currey Flowers in Karalee, Queensland. It covers topics such as the costs of an … Continued
Irrigation types for flower production

Irrigation types for flower production

There are a range of irrigation types used in flower production.Each type has its advantages and disadvantages, and not all will be suited to a specific business or situation.¬†These include hydroponic systems, drip irrigation and sprinklers. Nutrient film technique provides … Continued
Factors affecting irrigation scheduling in flower farming

Factors affecting irrigation scheduling in flower farming

What is irrigation scheduling? Irrigation scheduling is how often and how long irrigation water is applied to a crop with an irrigation system. Irrigation scheduling is one of the easiest ways to improve water use efficiency when growing a flower … Continued
Factors affecting pump efficiency in flower farming

Factors affecting pump efficiency in flower farming

A pump is literally the heart of an irrigation system, and there are a number of factors affecting the pump that contribute to the overall efficiency of the system. When considering pump efficiency, it can be helpful to remember that, … Continued
CQNFA Newsletter March 2000

CQNFA Newsletter March 2000

CQNFA Newsletter Mar 2000 Contents Letter to the Editor New Research Project Products wanted Agvet legislation review Green Expo IT training Grow Search Latest RIRDC Releases IHM requirements Fastest growing markets Grevillea as a cut flower Grants available Chemsmart IHM … Continued
CQNFA Newsletter February 2000

CQNFA Newsletter February 2000

Contents Flowers 2000 Nursery Feedback Florists manual Getting into Export Letters to the Editor Understanding soils and Nutrients CQNFA Meeting Australia Park Nursery Yuruga Nursery Moel Station Native Nursery DPI Producer Appreciation Awards
CQNFA Newsletter Dec 1999

CQNFA Newsletter Dec 1999

CQNFA Newsletter Dec 1999 Contents Growing Australian plants The soil Yates information QFGA Update Propagation Workshop Strategic planning workshop Price Exploitation Emerald Agricultural college
Costs and Returns for Kangaroo Paw in Central Australia

Costs and Returns for Kangaroo Paw in Central Australia

Costs and Returns for Kangaroo Paw in Central Australia Kangaroo Paw is a perennial crop which generally does not produce a marketable crop until its second year. The costs and returns information given here are the establishment costs and an … Continued
Cook’s Rice flowers

Cook’s Rice flowers

Cook’s Riceflowers After several experiments with growing a wide variety of flowers, the Cooks decided on rice flowers, believing that they were very hardy natives that could cope with dry weather without much irrigation. “Our first harvest consisted of 13 … Continued