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Virtual Bus Tour: Gary Raiteri talks rural water use efficiency technology

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Australian Government Reef Programme


Queensland Government Rural Water Use Efficiency Initiative – Irrigation Futures

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Cane farming

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Summary

By using soil probes and weather stations, Gary Raiteri is irrigating his Proserpine crop only when it is needed for maximum growth. In this segment of the tour, he takes visitors through the practices and technology he has implemented on farm, the machinery he has in place, and he will outline the results they have achieved along with the challenges and potential pitfalls they will face in the future.

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Last updated: 13 November 2015

This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2015) Virtual Bus Tour: Gary Raiteri talks rural water use efficiency technology, WetlandInfo website, accessed 24 September 2020. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/virtual-bus-tour-gary-raiteri-talks-rural-water-use-efficiency-technology-cab9/

Queensland Government
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