Technical papers

Industry perspectives on precision agriculture*

Abstract Precision agriculture (PA) is an approach to crop management where detailed information about a production system is used to target management actions, often at a scale smaller than a conventional block or paddock. In the sugarcane industry PA has […]

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The Blackboard

The press method for cane analysis

In 1968 Hoarau discussed the press method for determining fibre, pol and Brix in cane delivered by growers. This method, in conjunction with core sampling of cane from vehicles, was then reviewed by Hugot (1974), Brokensha et al. (1976), Sturion […]