BioAg Trials and Case Studies

BioAg has invested heavily in trialling its products on a wide range of crops and pastures, reflecting the diversity of farming in Australia.

Trial reports in summer and winter cropping, cereals, horticulture, dairy and grazing pastures are made freely available.

The majority of trials are independently conducted, replicated field trials.

BioAg Trials

Crop TypeYear ConductedProducts TrialledResultMore Information
Apples2011Soil & SeedMean soil available levels for all nutrients measured increased as follows - P +75%, K +11%, Mg +75%, Ca +32%Click for more info
Banana2011BioAgPhos. Soil & Seed. Balance & Grow. Fruit & Balance+22.5%
Harvested 10-14 days earlier than control
Click for more info
Brinjal2011BioAgPhos. Soil & Seed. Balance & Grow. Fruit & Balance+12.2%
Click for more info
Chilli2011BioAgPhos. Soil & Seed. Balance & Grow+17.4%
Click for more info
Corn/Maize2016Soil & Seed. Balance & Grow. Fruit & Balance.+17%Click for more info
Corn/Maize2015Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+26%Click for more info
Corn/Maize2014Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+19.7%
using 15% less N than the control plots (district standard practice)
Click for more info
Corn/Maize2013Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+26.9%Click for more info
Corn/Maize2012+25%Click for more info
Corn/Maize2011+12.1%Click for more info
Cotton2016Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+24.5%
using 15% less N than the control plots (district standard practice)
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Cotton2015Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+41.2%
using 15% less N than the control plots (district standard practice)
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Cotton201414.3 b/ha
7.8 ML water use
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Cotton2014Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+42.5%
using 15% less N than the control plots
Click for more info
Cotton2013Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+16.2%
(+8.3% using 15% less N than the control plots)
Click for more info
Cotton2012+8%Click for more info
Effluent2011Digest-It for Dairies+9% pond nitrogen
12-14% pond crust reduction
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Oaten Hay2015Balance & Grow6x returnClick for more info
Onion2010-2013BioAgPhos+39%
over 3 years
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Pasture (Growing Winter Feed)2016Balance & Grow. Gibberellic Acid. Nitrogen (UAN & Fishmeal)B&G + GA + N (+22kgDM/day)
B&G + GA (+20kgDM/day)
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Pasture (perennial)2016BioAgPhos S10, BioAg Superb, SSPBioAgPhos S10 +26.3%.
BioAg Superb +20.7%.
BioAgPhos S10 +8.9% vs SSP
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Potato2013BioAgPhos. Soil & Seed+37%Click for more info
Radish2011BioAgPhos. Soil & Seed. Balance & Grow+32.4%Click for more info
Rice2017Soil & Seed.+1.45 T/haClick for more info
Rice2015$220/ha yield increase
$18.50/ha less spent on inputs
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Rice2012+40%Click for more info
Rice2012+8.2%Click for more info
Rice2011+33.8%Click for more info
Ryegrass (winter)2011Soil & Seed. Balance & Grow+17%Click for more info
Soybean2016Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+25.9%Click for more info
Soybean2015Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+21.3%Click for more info
Soybean2014Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+16.1%Click for more info
Soybean2013Soil & Seed.
Balance & Grow.
Fruit & Balance.
+36.2%Click for more info
Sugarcane2011BioAgPhos. Soil & Seed+53%Click for more info
Tomato2015Soil & Seed. Balance & Grow. Fruit & Balance+14 t/haClick for more info
Wheat2011+12.7%Click for more info
Wheat2011+38.9%Click for more info
Wheat2011+18.3%Click for more info
Wheat2010+23.5%Click for more info

Case Studies

Case Study TopicCase Study TitleMore Information
Almonds (tree crops/horticulture)Almonds, Red Cliffs, VicClick for more info
Balance & GrowBalance & Grow
Hart Field-Site Trial Site
South Australia, 2013
Click for more info
Broadacre CroppingBroadacre Cropping in Dunkeld, VicClick for more info
CitrusGrowing citrus fruits (tree crops), NSWClick for more info
CottonTop Yield Winner
Macquarie Valley Cotton
Click for more info
Cotton, Corn, SoybeanTrial Review
Corn, cotton, soybean
Quin Environmentals
Click for more info
Cotton, Corn, SoybeanReplicated Crop Trial Results
2013-2015
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Cotton, Corn, SoybeanReplicated Crop Trial Results
2014
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Cropping and PastureMixed Farming (cropping and pasture) in NSWClick for more info
DairyDairy Farming in VictoriaClick for more info
DairyDairy Farming in NSWClick for more info
DairyDairy FarmingClick for more info
GrainGrain, Ganmain NSWClick for more info
Grapes (viticulture)Viticulture in the SunraysiaClick for more info
Grapes (wine)Video testimonial
Wine grapes in the Riverina
Click for more info
GrazingGrazing in NSWClick for more info
Mixed FarmingMixed Farming in the Riverina, NSWClick for more info
Mixed FarmingMixed Farming Operation, Manildra NSWClick for more info
OrganicLandline (ABC)
"Organic Passions"
Featuring BioAg and BioAg customers
Click for more info
OrganicGrowing organic beef on Victorian pastureClick for more info
PasturePasture Farming in Tarcutta, NSWClick for more info
PastureGrowing Pasture in VICClick for more info
PastureGrowing pasture in the Riverina, NSWClick for more info
Pasture and GrainMixed Cropping (pasture and grain) in Trangie, NSWClick for more info
SoilImproving soilsClick for more info
Testimonial (citrus and grapes)Video testimonial
Citrus and grape grower
Tony Cristofaro, Wamoon Estates, Leeton NSW
Click for more info
ViticultureViticultureClick for more info
Wheat and OatsGrowing Wheat and Oats, Inverell, NSWClick for more info
WheatWheat, McLean family, “Hopefield”, Boree Creek, NSWClick for more info
Wool and GrainMixed Farming (Wool and Grain), NSWClick for more info