Maximising canola yield potential following a wet year
The majority of canola growers are now highly experienced in agronomy and work with farm advisors and agronomists on ‘as need’ basis. However, from time to time it is useful to get back to basics to check you are doing all you can to maximise yield.
When it comes to hybrid selection, select a canola hybrid with the best package of yield, oil, maturity to suit and disease resistance available. Plant breeders continue to focus on bringing better products to market. Remember, they have thousands of plots in the ground for evaluation so that you can choose one or two of the best. Look at proven performers over two canola growing seasons by comparing not just across location, but when grown in a similar location to your farm on...
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