Soil tests, fertiliser and minerals

LIME AND DOLOMITE HISTORY

  • 20 tonne lime sand – 07.11.2013 South paddock
  • 5.62 tonne dolomite – 24.07.2013 South paddock
  • 5.06 tonne dolomite – 07.11.2013 South paddock
  • 14.64 tonne dolomite – 06.12.203 North paddock
  • 14.64 tonne lime – 06.12.2013 North paddock
  • 5.00 tonne dolomite – 21.03.2014 North paddock
  • 29.16 lime dolomite – 22.06.2015 North and South paddocks 1,500 kg/ha dolomite and 5,500 kg/ha aglime ($1,603)

RockyCapeSoilTest2013-1    RockyCapeSoilTest2013-2
RockyCapeSoilTest 2015
SoilTestingRS-NW-Oct2015-Reports

October 2015 proposed fertiliser NW paddock
Spread:Reactive Rock Phosphate (kelpomix): P=1,000 kg/ha
Mono ammonium phosphate: P=500 kg/ha (also supplies 60 kg/ha N)
Potassium sulphate:  K=500 kg/ha
Borax/solubor: B=20 kg/ha or 10 kg/ha
Manganese sulphate: Mn= 125 kg/ha
Copper sulphate:  Cu=30 kg/ha
Zinc sulphate:  Zn=40 kg/ha