Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4

Volume 41, Number 1
Journal of Agriculture, 1999/2000

Front Matter



Raised beds prevent waterlogging and increase productivity
Greg Hamilton, Derk Bakker, David Houlebrook, and Cliff Spann


The Australian mango breeding project
P R. Johnson, I S.E Bally, V Kulkarni, and R I.S Brettell


Improving productivity with dairy farm performance
David Windsor, Ken Crawford, Stuart Gallagher, and Vicki Staines


Rusts revist after another wet summer
Rob Loughman, Jat Bhathal, Kith Jayasena, and Robin Wilson

Cattle grazing Tagasaste Station, Lancelin

Edited and published by Public Affairs Unit, Agriculture Western Australia

Cover picture: Cattle grazing on tagasaste at Tagasaste Farm, Lancelin. See page 71 for developments in a current tagasaste research project and page 13 for the latest initiative to benefit the State’s beef cattle industry – Meat Standards Australia.


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