Tillage Systems/Cropping Sequences Trial C 1, Long Term Soil Organic Matter Study, Australia
Entry ID: NSWAG.C1

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Summary
Abstract: This project began in 1985 at a Warm Temperate SubTropical site in
Australia. The soil at the site is classified as a Vertisol. There
are four rotations: cotton-cotton (until 1991), wheat-cotton (until
1991), cowpea (1993 only), fallow (1993 only). All plots were sown to
cotton 1994-95 and 1995-96. The treatments on each are: Tillage: Disc
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -29.0   S: -31.0   E: 151.0   W: 149.0
Min Depth: SURFACE Max Depth: 150CM

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-01-01
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 15 cm
Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE > AGRICULTURAL PLANT SCIENCE > CROP/PLANT YIELDS Parameter Definition
AGRICULTURE > SOILS > CALCIUM Parameter Definition
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Quality a) Details of the plots

Width of smallest plot is 12 m
Length of smallest plot is 175 m
Width of largest plot is 20 m
Length of largest plot is 175 m
Slope: 0.5% . Shape: Uniform
Details of direction of cultivation: Parallel to long-axis of plots
Width of Bare Strip around plot: 6-10m
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Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
New South Wales Agriculture, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NILANTHA HULUGALLE
Phone: 61-67-991500
Fax: 61-67-931186
Email: nilantha at mu.pi.csiro.au
Contact Address:
NSW Agriculture, PMB
Myall Vale Mail Run
City: Narrbri
Province or State: NSW 2390
Postal Code: NSW 2390
Country: Australia
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 61-67-991500
Fax: 61-67-931186
Email: nilantha at mu.pi.csiro.au
Contact Address:
NSW Agriculture, PMB
Myall Vale Mail Run
City: Narrbri
Province or State: NSW 2390
Postal Code: NSW 2390
Country: Australia
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Publications/References
Constable, G.A. et al. (1992) Soil & Tillage Res. 23: 41-59.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-01-31
Future DIF Review Date: 2001-02-22
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