On-Farm Trial Guide

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The “On-Farm Trial Guide” was produced for LandWISE by Peter Stone and Maaike Bendall of Crop&Food Research. Produced as a set of eight booklets it sets out the critical steps to ensure time and effort (and money) invested trials on your farm result in results you can trust.

The “On-Farm Trial Guide” is available for purchase via TradeMe (Search onfarm trial guide). Or email info@landwise.org.nz with Book Orders in the subject line.

The Package

On-Farm Trial Guide Reference Book:

How to run successful on-farm trials

  1. Getting your aims straight
  2. Getting the treatments right
  3. Getting the measurements sorted out
  4. Getting the design right
  5. Getting the trial site right
  6. Getting the trial underway
  7. Monitoring the trial
  8. Finishing the trial
  9. After the trial
  10. Analysing the trial results

On-Farm Trial Guide Templates

  1. How to run a Plant Population Trial
  2. How to run a Fertiliser Rate Trial
  3. How to run a Fertiliser Application Trial
  4. How to run a Fungicide Application Trial
  5. How to run an Alternative Tillage Trial
  6. How to run a Pasture and Forage Crop Trial

On-Farm Trial Guide Tips for Crops

  1. How to Measure Crop Performance

Free Downloads

On-Farm Trial Guide – Data Analysis Worksheet (Excel file calculator)

On-Farm Trial Guide – ANOVA Tool (Excel file calculator)

On-Farm Trial Guide – Data Sheet: Before (Word doc)

On-Farm Trial Guide – Data Sheet: During (Word doc)

On-Farm Trial Guide – Data Sheet: End (Word doc)

On-Farm Trial Guide – Data Sheet: After (Word doc)

 

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