Case Study -Improving irrigation system energy efficiency in inground foliage production

Case Study -Improving irrigation system energy efficiency in inground foliage production

Most flower growers are time poor but Andrew now appreciates the importance of making time to monitor the system regularly to ensure that benchmarks of pressure, flow rate and energy consumption are being met as a simple means to keep input costs down and maximise … Continued
Assessment of mulch to improve water use efficiency and productivity of in-ground native flower production

Assessment of mulch to improve water use efficiency and productivity of in-ground native flower production

Monitoring soil moisture fluctuations, weed control and productivity of the native cut flower NSW Christmas Bush (Ceratopetalum gummiferum) in under mulched and unmulched conditions has provided valuable information to support the adoption of mulching as a best management practice for sustainable in-ground flower … Continued