Why an Anion Storage Capacity test should be your first soil test, with Hamilton-based Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD).

The importance of getting your soil tested before you add fertiliser was on show at Uptake’s Mid-Winter Christmas event with a talk from Hamilton-based leading Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD). “I’ve got a saying – if you do not test, you cannot manage,” says Gordon. An expert in all things soil, Gordon advises that …

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New Zealand’s leading expert in soil fertility, Hamilton-based Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD) launched a new video about the overuse of phosphate on New Zealand farms.

Hamilton-based expert Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram has just launched a new video based on his educational talks at the Fertco Workshop. This address was about the benefits, slow release fertilisers, fine particle fertiliser and the overuse of phosphate. Taking place at Rerewhakaaitu Domain near Rotorua, this seminar looked at the overuse of phosphate, what …

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Five reasons why you should get your soil tested with Hamilton-based Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD).

Soil testing is the plays a critical part in having a soil that has all the nutrients it needs says New Zealand’s leading expert in soil fertility, Hamilton-based Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD). If you need more convincing, here are five reasons why you need to get your soil tested. Expert AdviceAs New Zealand’s …

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Invest in your farms future through soil testing with Hamilton-based Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD).

Soil testing is an investment the future prosperity of your farm or rural business says New Zealand’s leading expert in soil fertility, soil scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD). “Put simply, soil testing help to identify production problems related to nutrient deficiencies or imbalances,” says Dr Gordon Rajendram. But how do you know which elements you …

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Get independent advice for your soil with Hamilton-based Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD).

Are you searching for independent advice to improve the quality, health and profitability of your farm? Then get New Zealand’s leading expert in soil fertility, soil scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD) on the case. “The value of getting independent advice for your farm cannot be overstated,” says Dr Gordon Rajendram. Dr Gordon Rajendram can offer …

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Save Time and Money While Increasing Sustainable Soil Health With Expert Advice From Leading Agricultural Scientist Gordon Rajendram

By Ciaran Warner A dedication to independence and an extensive background in soil fertility and agricultural sustainability are just two of the things that make Doctor Gordon S. Rajendram a leading soil scientist in the New Zealand. While he currently provides clear and concise advice to rural workers throughout New Zealand as an independent consultant, …

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Improve the quality of your soil with Hamilton-based Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD).

Soil testing and soil sampling is critical to improving the quality and mineral balance of your soil says New Zealand’s leading expert in soil fertility, soil scientist Gordon Rajendram (PhD). The vital point of soil testing is to determine if there are sufficient levels of the essential elements for plants and livestock to grow at …

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Nitrogen fertiliser trial database: a valuable resource. Climatic factors and first cut response to nitrogen application.

G.S. Rajendram, J. Waller, C. Cameron, R. Longhurst, J. Luo, A. Ghani and M. O’Connor. AgResearch, Ruakura Research Centre, East St, Private Bag 3123, Hamilton. Abstract Data from 1,272 nitrogen (N) fertiliser trials from around New Zealand over the last 80 years were collated onto an electronic database.  Data collected included nitrogen (N) fertiliser forms, …

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EFFECT OF RATE OF NITROGEN FERTILISER ON CATION AND ANION LEACHING UNDER INTENSIVELY GRAZED DAIRY PASTURE

G.S. Rajendram1, S.F. Ledgard1, R. Monaghan2, J.W. Penno3, M.S. Sprosen1 and L. Ouyang1 1AgResearch, Ruakura Research Centre, Private Bag 3123, Hamilton 2AgResearch, Invermay, PO Box 50034, Mosgiel 3Dairying Research Corporation, Private Bag 3123, Hamilton Abstract Losses of Ca, Mg, K, Na, nitrate-N, sulphate-S, Cl and inorganic P were determined in intensively grazed dairy pastures at …

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Hamilton-based Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram (PhD) launches his new website on Friday.

Looking for independent soil advice? Then look no further than New Zealand’s leading expert in soil fertility, soil scientist Gordon Rajendram (PhD) on his new website which will be launched on Friday. “This website has been a long time coming and I am excited to finally share it,” says  Soil Scientist Dr Gordon Rajendram. Gordon …

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