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Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4
Site preparation, Sowing, Irrigation, Ord River region (W.A.), Western Australia
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THE best way to grow dry season crops of safflower, linseed and rapeseed under irrigation in the Ord Valley is by sowing on to broad flat ridges, separated by small furrows 3 ft. 6 in. apart.
This system of sowing is called the "corrugation" method.
Beech, D F.
"Irrigating dry season crops in the Ord Valley : how to prepare land for sowing,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 3:
12, Article 8.
Available at: https://library.dpird.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol3/iss12/8
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