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Management Practice
Area of holding at 30 June- Total area (ha)406 269 028.3128 454
 Land use details - Land mainly used for crops (ha)32 306 873.460 851.8
 Land use details - Land mainly used for grazing on improved pastures (ha)49 263 85379 032.1
 Land use details - Land mainly used for grazing on other land (ha)292 852 075.841 088.2
 Land use details - Land mainly used for grazing - Total area (ha)342 115 928.897 604.2
 Land use details - Land mainly used for cropping and improved pastures - Total area (ha)81 570 726.4109 068
 Land use details - Land mainly used for other agricultural production (ha)80 877.24 799
 Land use details - Land mainly used for forestry plantations (ha)
(x407 073.2
4 790.6
 Land use details - Land set aside for conservation or protection (ha)8 602 687.243 524
 Land use details - Other land not used for agricultural production (ha)8 885 227.383 165.3
 Land use details - Total land not used for agricultural production (ha)17 487 914.589 732.9
 Land use details - Land mainly used for crops - Percentage (%)8.2
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 Land use details - Land mainly used for grazing on improved pastures - Percentage (%)12.6
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 Land use details - Land mainly used for grazing on other land - Percentage (%)74.6
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 Land use details - Land mainly used for other agricultural production - Percentage (%)0
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 Land use details - Land mainly used for forestry plantations - Percentage (%)
(x0.1
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 Land use details - Land set aside for conservation or protection - Percentage (%)2.2
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 Land use details - Other land not used for agricultural production - Percentage (%)2.3
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Hide subtree Pasture and crop cultivation - Pasture land cultivated - Total area cultivated - Area (ha)Information on item4 010 743.125 176.5
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Pasture land cultivated - One cultivation - Area (ha)700 302.46 797.1
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Pasture land cultivated - Two cultivations - Area (ha)289 963.74 586.4
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Pasture land cultivated - Three or more cultivations - Area (ha)158 917.82 314.7
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Crop land cultivated - One cultivation - Area (ha)2 609 980.19 877.9
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Crop land cultivated - Two cultivations - Area (ha)1 210 071.47 643
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Crop land cultivated - Three or more cultivations - Area (ha)795 264.76 123.1
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Pasture land cultivated - No cultivation apart from sowing - Area (ha)2 861 559.214 632.3
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Crop land cultivated - Total area cultivated - Area (ha)Information on item18 450 22635 494.7
 Pasture and crop cultivation - Crop land cultivated - No cultivation apart from sowing - Area (ha)13 834 909.818 610.9
Hide subtree Crop management - Intercropping - Total Area (ha)1 485 26810 374.3
 Crop management - Intercropping - Mixed inter-row/strip cropping - Area (ha)716 183.82 577.4
 Crop management - Intercropping - Relay cropping - Area (ha)
(x14 930.1
(x355.1
 Crop management - Intercropping - Row alley cropping - Area (ha)
(w32 549.4
(x382.4
 Crop management - Intercropping - Pasture cropping - Area (ha)322 651.43 283
 Crop management - Intercropping - Cover cropping - Area (ha)277 469.63 905.5
 Crop management - Intercropping - Other crop management practices - Area (ha)
(x121 483.7
663.2
 Crop management - Intercropping - No intercropping - Number of businesses (n)13 585.713 585.7
Hide subtree Crop management - Pasture used for crop rotation - Crop land sown to pasture - Total area (ha)758 830.16 482.1
 Crop management - Pasture used for crop rotation - Crop land sown to pasture - 6 months or more - Area (ha)514 129.34 442
 Crop management - Pasture used for crop rotation - Crop land sown to pasture - less than 6 months - Area (ha)244 700.82 380
 Crop management - Precision agriculture - Controlled traffic farming - Area (ha)4 880 144.84 805.5
 Crop management - Precision agriculture - Spatial yield monitoring / mapping - Area (ha)4 734 974.82 542
 Crop management - Precision agriculture - Variable rate application - Area (ha)1 921 166.92 061
 Crop management - Precision agriculture - None undertaken - Number of businesses (n)18 500.318 500.3
 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Total Area (ha)22 983 247.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Total number of businesses (n)48 696
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Hide subtree Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Total Area (ha)1 924 911.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Total number of businesses (n)12 653.3
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Total Area (ha)1 251 342
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Total number of businesses (n)7 378.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Total Area (ha)
(x163 307.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Total number of businesses (n)
(x808.3
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Total Area (ha)2 166 553.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Total number of businesses (n)11 705
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Total Area (ha)1 159 259.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Total number of businesses (n)4 524.6
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground- Total Area (ha)4 462 064
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground- Total number of businesses (n)14 015.3
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Total Area (ha)7 709 805.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Total number of businesses (n)15 106
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Total Area (ha)4 146 004.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Total number of businesses (n)14 413.2
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Hide subtree Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Cereals - Total Area (ha)17 473 709.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Cereals - Area (ha)1 433 839.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Cereals - Number of businesses (n)5 236.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Cereals - Area (ha)1 006 283.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Cereals - Number of businesses (n)3 209.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Cereals - Area (ha)
(x87 011
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Cereals - Number of businesses (n)
(x263.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Cereals - Area (ha)
(x1 520 259.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Cereals - Number of businesses (n)4 783.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Cereals - Area (ha)846 999
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Cereals - Number of businesses (n)2 013.6
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Cereals - Area (ha)2 945 936.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Cereals - Number of businesses (n)4 796
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Cereals - Area (ha)6 127 575.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Cereals - Number of businesses (n)8 032.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Cereals - Area (ha)3 505 805.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Cereals - Number of businesses (n)7 587.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Oilseeds - Area (ha)272 869.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Oilseeds - Number of businesses (n)
(x1 515.3
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Oilseeds - Area (ha)
(x140 595.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Oilseeds - Number of businesses (n)
(x647
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Oilseeds - Area (ha)
(x62 621.3
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Oilseeds - Number of businesses (n)
(x224.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Oilseeds - Area (ha)145 310.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Oilseeds - Number of businesses (n)962.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Oilseeds - Area (ha)232 668.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Oilseeds - Number of businesses (n)634
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Oilseeds - Area (ha)
(x692 499.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Oilseeds - Number of businesses (n)2 745.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Oilseeds - Area (ha)903 033.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Oilseeds - Number of businesses (n)3 233.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Oilseeds - Area (ha)328 131.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Oilseeds - Number of businesses (n)1 491.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Rice - Area (ha)
(x22 982
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Rice - Number of businesses (n)
(x245.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Rice - Area (ha)
(x25 900.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Rice - Number of businesses (n)
(x262.6
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Rice - Area (ha)
(w13 137.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Rice - Number of businesses (n)
(w146.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Rice - Area (ha)
(w382
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Rice - Number of businesses (n)
(w16
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Rice - Area (ha)
(w4 511.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Rice - Number of businesses (n)
(x42.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Rice - Area (ha)
(w4 080.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Rice - Number of businesses (n)
(w54.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Rice - Area (ha)
(x4 118.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Rice - Number of businesses (n)
(x55.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Pulses - Area (ha)
(x67 340.8
(u..
 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Pulses - Number of businesses (n)
(x330.3
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Pulses - Area (ha)
(w57 753.4
(u..
 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Pulses - Number of businesses (n)
(x111.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Pulses - Area (ha)
(w12 936.1
(u..
 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Pulses - Number of businesses (n)
(w28.7
(u..
 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Pulses - Area (ha)
(x167 767.2
(u..
 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Pulses - Number of businesses (n)969
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Pulses - Area (ha)
(x72 298.8
(u..
 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Pulses - Number of businesses (n)
(x315.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Pulses - Area (ha)510 225.6
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Pulses - Number of businesses (n)2 020.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Pulses - Area (ha)657 445.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Pulses - Number of businesses (n)2 029.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Pulses - Area (ha)307 792.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Pulses - Number of businesses (n)1 551.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Cotton - Area (ha)
(z62 432.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Cotton - Number of businesses (n)
(z67.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Cotton - Area (ha)
(x1 052.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Cotton - Number of businesses (n)
(x7.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Cotton - Area (ha)
(z296.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Cotton - Number of businesses (n)
(z3.6
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Cotton - Area (ha)273 607.3
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Cotton - Number of businesses (n)612.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Cotton - Area (ha)
(w2 465.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Cotton - Number of businesses (n)
(w5.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground- Cotton - Area (ha)28 326.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground- Cotton - Number of businesses (n)49.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Cotton - Area (ha)11 836.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Cotton - Number of businesses (n)35.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Cotton - Area (ha)
(w156.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Grazed off - Cotton - Number of businesses (n)
(w2.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Sugar Cane - Area (ha)
(w65 447.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Cool-moderate burn - Sugar Cane - Number of businesses (n)542
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Sugar Cane - Area (ha)
(x19 756.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Hot burn - Sugar Cane - Number of businesses (n)350.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Sugar Cane - Area (ha)
(w442.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and left - Sugar Cane - Number of businesses (n)
(w29.6
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Sugar Cane - Area (ha)
(x46 471.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Incorporated into soil - Sugar Cane - Number of businesses (n)984.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Sugar Cane - Area (ha)
(w4 445.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Windrowed and removed - Sugar Cane - Number of businesses (n)
(w51.2
(u..
 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Sugar Cane - Area (ha)280 564.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained on ground - Sugar Cane - Number of businesses (n)2 403.5
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Sugar Cane - Area (ha)
(w5 833
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Retained standing - Sugar Cane - Number of businesses (n)
(x65.9
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Cereals - Total Number of businesses (n)27 374.3
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Oilseeds - Total Area (ha)2 777 730.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Oilseeds - Total number of businesses (n)10 170
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Rice - Total Area (ha)
(x75 112.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Rice - Total number of businesses (n)
(x635.1
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Pulses - Total Area (ha)1 853 560.4
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Pulses - Total number of businesses (n)6 373.7
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Cotton - Total Area (ha)
(x380 174.2
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Cotton - Total number of businesses (n)
(x784
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Sugar cane - Total Area (ha)422 960.8
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 Crop stubble/trash management - Crop stubble/trash managed - Sugar cane - Total number of businesses (n)3 350.1
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 Sheep and cattle management - Lambing rate - Meat ewes - Average rate (per 100) - Number of businesses (n)22 032.522 032.5
 Sheep and cattle management - Lambing rate - Meat ewes - Average Rate (per 100)103.8
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 Sheep and cattle management - Lambing rate - Wool ewes - Average rate (per 100) - Number of businesses (n)18 276.818 276.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Lambing rate - Wool ewes - Average Rate (per 100)92.9
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 Sheep and cattle management - Weaning rate - Meat ewes - Average rate (per 100) - Number of businesses (n)17 782.317 782.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Weaning rate - Meat ewes - Average Rate (per 100)100.4
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 Sheep and cattle management - Weaning rate - Wool ewes - Average rate (per 100) - Number of businesses (n)15 276.215 276.2
 Sheep and cattle management - Weaning rate - Wool ewes - Average Rate (per 100)87
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 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep - No lambing or weaning - Number of businesses (n)5 026.75 026.7
Hide subtree Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Lambs - Average age - Number of businesses (n)27 482.527 482.5
 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Lambs - Average age (months)14.1
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 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Lambs - Average weight (kg)40.6
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 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Lambs - Average weight - Number of businesses (n)26 389.326 389.3
Hide subtree Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Ewes - Average age - Number of businesses (n)16 547.416 547.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Ewes - Average age (months)69.2
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 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Ewes - Average weight (kg)55.1
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 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Ewes - Average weight - Number of businesses (n)15 885.115 885.1
Hide subtree Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Wethers - Average age - Number of businesses (n)8 4958 495
 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Wethers - Average age (months)48.7
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 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Wethers - Average weight (kg)52.4
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 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - Wethers - Average weight - Number of businesses (n)7 876.47 876.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Sheep turned off - No sheep turned off - Number of businesses (n)5 299.75 299.7
 Sheep and cattle management - Calving rate - Meat cows - Average rate (per 100) - Number of businesses (n)41 042.841 042.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Calving rate - Meat cows - Average rate (per 100)77.1
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 Sheep and cattle management - Calving rate - Dairy cows - Average rate (per 100) - Number of businesses (n)5 422.65 422.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Calving rate - Dairy cows - Average rate (per 100)90.6
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 Sheep and cattle management - Weaning rate - Meat cows - Average rate (per 100) - Number of businesses (n)34 175.834 175.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Weaning rate - Meat cows - Average rate (per 100)77.6
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 Sheep and cattle management - Weaning rate - Dairy cows - Average rate (per 100) - Number of businesses (n)3 551.33 551.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Weaning rate - Dairy cows - Average rate (per 100)56.7
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle - No calving or weaning - Number of businesses (n)14 302.814 302.8
Hide subtree Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Calves - Average age - Number of businesses (n)21 127.521 127.5
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Calves - Average age (months)11.3
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Calves - Average weight (kg)271.6
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Calves - Average weight - Number of businesses (n)20 388.620 388.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Bulls - Average age - Number of businesses (n)13 663.613 663.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Bulls - Average age (months)45.8
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Bulls - Average weight - Number of businesses (n)13 021.513 021.5
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Bulls - Average weight (kg)776.4
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Steers - Average age - Number of businesses (n)33 049.433 049.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Steers - Average age (months)26.5
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Steers - Average weight - Number of businesses (n)31 699.231 699.2
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Steers - Average weight (kg)516.4
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Cows - Average age - Number of businesses (n)26 356.426 356.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Cows - Average age (months)69.2
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Cows - Average weight - Number of businesses (n)25 639.625 639.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Cows - Average weight (kg)546.8
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Heifers - Average age - Number of businesses (n)22 31822 318
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Heifers - Average age (months)20.9
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Heifers - Average weight - Number of businesses (n)21 375.221 375.2
 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - Heifers - Average weight (kg)375.5
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 Sheep and cattle management - Cattle turned off - No cattle turned off - Number of businesses (n)8 442.88 442.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Set stocking - Area grazed (ha)89 442 060.420 568.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Set stocking - Number of paddocks (n)182 751.519 908.7
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Set stocking - Number of livestock (n)7 909 133.721 086.5
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Rotational grazing - Area grazed (ha)26 178 865.122 884.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Rotational grazing - Number of paddocks (n)446 412.522 337.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Rotational grazing - Number of livestock (n)5 836 828.523 054.2
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Tactical grazing - Area grazed (ha)46 782 128.313 698.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Tactical grazing - Number of paddocks (n)209 839.313 352.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Cattle - Tactical grazing - Number of livestock (n)5 452 462.313 883.5
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Set stocking - Area grazed (ha)30 358 271.812 163.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Set stocking - Number of paddocks (n)143 596.311 911
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Set stocking - Number of livestock (n)22 676 11012 485.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Rotational grazing - Area grazed (ha)8 911 650.59 982.1
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Rotational grazing - Number of paddocks (n)162 503.59 721.9
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Rotational grazing - Number of livestock (n)
(x18 386 357.2
10 076.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Tactical grazing - Area grazed (ha)17 410 500.29 590.7
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Tactical grazing - Number of paddocks (n)168 981.89 455.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Grazing practices - Sheep - Tactical grazing - Number of livestock (n)19 912 753.69 749.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Average length of time pasture rested between grazing periods - Number of businesses (n)49 81249 812
 Sheep and cattle management - Average length of time pasture rested between grazing periods - Average number of days (n)44.7
(u..
 Sheep and cattle management - No resting period between grazing periods - Number of businesses (n)19 162.619 162.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Used residual feed intake measures (e.g. EBVs) for sheep or cattle to reduce methane production - No - Number of businesses (n)93 845.493 845.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Used residual feed intake measures (e.g. EBVs) for sheep or cattle to reduce methane production - Yes - Number of businesses (n)1 673.61 673.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - All additives or supplements - Number of sheep supplied to (n)20 845 308.213 197.1
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Rumen buffers - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(x1 023 162.7
(x763.5
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Probiotics or prebiotics - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(w71 023
(w42.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Antibiotics - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(w61 583.7
(w258.2
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Tannins - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(w25 971.1
(z23.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Nitrates in lick/supplement form - Number of sheep supplied to (n)1 058 808.2802.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Feeding fats and oils - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(x85 426.6
(x101.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Lick blocks and/or vitamin and mineral supplements - Number of sheep supplied to (n)14 512 078.611 149.1
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Other feed additives/supplements - Number of sheep supplied to (n)3 558 791.21 842.2
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Alternative forage plants - Saltbush - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(x367 459.2
(x407.7
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Alternative forage plants - Emu bush/tar bush - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(w14 939.7
(z12.1
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Alternative forage plants - Tagasaste/tree lucerne - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(x63 393.1
(x119.7
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Alternative forage plants - Leucaena - Number of sheep supplied to (n)
(z2 671.1
(z17.7
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - All additives or supplements - Number of cattle supplied to (n)14 279 037.325 379.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Rumen buffers - Number of cattle supplied to (n)1 686 054.82 969.1
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Probiotics or prebiotics - Number of cattle supplied to (n)380 387.7553.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Antibiotics - Number of cattle supplied to (n)
(x219 602.5
1 179.9
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Tannins - Number of cattle supplied to (n)
(w44 058.1
(x51.7
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Nitrates in lick/supplement form - Number of cattle supplied to (n)
(x1 420 074.9
2 057.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Feeding fats and oils - Number of cattle supplied to (n)1 286 978.5645.5
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Lick blocks and/or vitamin and mineral supplements - Number of cattle supplied to (n)7 533 392.519 641.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Other feed additives/supplements - Number of cattle supplied to (n)1 577 3913 785.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Alternative forage plants - Saltbush - Number of cattle supplied to (n)
(n..
(x99.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Alternative forage plants - Emu bush/tar bush - Number of cattle supplied to (n)
(n..
(n..
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Alternative forage plants - Tagasaste/tree lucerne - Number of cattle supplied to (n)
(w30 615.5
(x204.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Alternative forage plants - Leucaena - Number of cattle supplied to (n)
(x81 240.3
336.8
 Sheep and cattle management - Feed additives and/or supplements - Supplied additives to sheep or cattle - Number of businesses (n)34 125.334 125.3
 Sheep and cattle management - Business operated a cattle feedlot for full reference period - No - Number of businesses (n)95 998.695 998.6
Hide subtree Sheep and cattle management - Business operated a cattle feedlot for full reference period - Yes - Number of businesses (n)718.4718.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Average age of cattle entering feedlot - Number of businesses (n)583.4583.4
 Sheep and cattle management - Average age of cattle entering feedlot - Average age (months)14.4
(u..
 Sheep and cattle management - Average weight of cattle entering feedlot - Number of businesses (n)570.6570.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Average weight of cattle entering feedlot - Average weight (kg)323.7
(u..
 Sheep and cattle management - Average time cattle spent on feedlot - Number of businesses (n)582.2582.2
 Sheep and cattle management - Average time cattle spent on feedlot - Average time (days)98.3
(u..
 Sheep and cattle management - Average liveweight gain of cattle - Number of businesses (n)529.6529.6
 Sheep and cattle management - Average liveweight gain of cattle - Average kilograms per day (kg)1.6
(u..
 Pasture management - Area 100 percent annual pasture - Area (ha)34 122 883.532 637.1
Hide subtree Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - All management practices - Total area (ha)
(x16 402 022
23 703.5
 Pasture management - Area mix of annual and perennial pasture - Area (ha)110 774 407.840 738.6
 Pasture management - Area 100 percent perennial pasture - Area (ha)43 013 776.221 410.2
 Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - Scarifying / harrowing then top sown - Area (ha)368 867.87 715.6
 Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - Top sowing / oversowing only - Area (ha)548 330.67 221.3
 Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - Spraying with herbicide - Area (ha)1 011 112.28 688.8
 Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - Spray topping - Area (ha)301 567.11 470
 Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - Slashing / mowing - Area (ha)286 996.84 799.3
 Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - Aerating the soil - Area (ha)
(x138 520.9
1 220.9
 Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - Grazing - Area (ha)
(x12 533 362.4
10 670.4
 Pasture management - Management practices for perennial pastures - Other pasture management practice - Area (ha)
(x1 213 264.1
1 608.1
Hide subtree Vegetation management - Land converted - Total conversion - Area (ha)2 075 6968 083.2
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Crop to pasture - Area (ha)961 484.44 671.2
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Crop to shrub or saltbush/mixed plant form or trees - Area (ha)
(w2 862.7
(w136.8
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Crop to mallee - Area (ha)
(w25.4
(z4
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Pasture to shrub or saltbush/mixed plant form or trees - Area (ha)
(x2 959.4
(x211.9
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Pasture to Mallee - Area (ha)
(z387.7
(z13.3
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Pasture to crop - Area (ha)1 021 990.15 470.6
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Shrub or saltbush/mixed plant form or tree to pasture - Area (ha)
(w7 006.7
(w87.5
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Shrub or saltbush/mixed plant form or tree to crop - Area (ha)
(z6 608.1
(w43.6
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Mallee to pasture - Area (ha)
(w3 405.9
(w17.8
 Vegetation management - Land converted - Other conversion - Area (ha)
(x68 965.8
(x597.1
Hide subtree Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Total all plant types - Total area (ha)
(x69 833.9
4 874.1
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Total all plant types - Non-legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(x63 862.8
4 467.8
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Total all plant types - Legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(x5 971
(x423.5
Hide subtree Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Mallee - Total area (ha)
(w1 762.4
(x126.8
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Mallee - Non-legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(n..
(x109.4
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Mallee - Legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(n..
(w18.3
Hide subtree Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Shrub or saltbush - Total area (ha)
(x3 617.5
(x258.7
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Shrub or saltbush - Non-legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(n..
(x225
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Shrub or saltbush - Legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(n..
(w33.7
Hide subtree Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Pasture/grass - Total area (ha)
(x30 921.1
(x642.1
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Pasture/grass - Non-legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(x27 874.8
(x587.5
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Pasture/grass - Legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(w3 046.4
(w62.7
Hide subtree Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Trees - Total area (ha)16 602.32 992.7
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Trees - Non-legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(x15 133.6
2 755.3
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Trees - Legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(x1 468.6
(x240.9
Hide subtree Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Mixed plant form - Total area (ha)
(w16 930.6
1 337.8
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Mixed plant form - Non-legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(w16 451.4
1 218.9
 Vegetation management - Planting or sowing for revegetation - Mixed plant form - Legislative requirement - Area (ha)
(w479.3
(w118.9
Hide subtree Vegetation management - Main purpose for revegetation - Total all purposes - Area (ha)
(x114 587.9
5 122.1
 Vegetation management - Main purpose for revegetation - Plantation for harvest - Area (ha)
(w14 965.4
(x251
 Vegetation management - Main purpose for revegetation - Stock shelter - Area (ha)
(x7 857
1 434.8
 Vegetation management - Main purpose for revegetation - Protection for crop - Area (ha)5 423.9
(x116.1
 Vegetation management - Main purpose for revegetation - Environmental purposes - Area (ha)22 259.72 734.9
 Vegetation management - Main purpose for revegetation - Environmental purposes for an off-farm development project - Area (ha)
(w2 682
(x65
 Vegetation management - Main purpose for revegetation - Grazing and livestock production - Area (ha)
(x56 131.2
(x874.4
 Vegetation management - Main purpose for revegetation - Other main purpose - Area (ha)
(w5 268.7
(x406.2
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser applied during reference period - Yes - Number of businesses (n)58 281.558 281.5
Hide subtree Fertiliser - Fertiliser application method - All methods - Area (ha)27 913 771.641 413
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser application method - Broadcast on surface - Dry nitrogen - Area (ha)9 881 649.825 252.9
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser application method - Broadcast on surface - Liquid nitrogen - Area (ha)1 296 070.82 023.9
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser application method - Drilled below surface - Dry nitrogen - Area (ha)9 542 215.116 870.6
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser application method - Drilled below surface - Liquid nitrogen - Area (ha)
(z4 918 419.9
1 319.1
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser application method - Drilled below surface - Gaseous nitrogen - Area (ha)336 080556.2
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser application method - Fertigation - Area (ha)245 097.33 983.5
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser application method - Foliar spray - Nitrogen - Area (ha)1 694 238.92 732.2
 Fertiliser - Slow release fertiliser - Fertiliser type - All types - Weight (t)1 599 739.328 249.8
Hide subtree Fertiliser - Slow release fertiliser - Fertiliser type - All types - Area (ha)14 158 034.428 249.8
 Fertiliser - Slow release fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Nitrate - Area (ha)5 568 200.213 363.9
 Fertiliser - Slow release fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Nitrate - Weight (t)531 084.713 363.9
 Fertiliser - Slow release fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Urea - Area (ha)4 644 402.89 987.3
 Fertiliser - Slow release fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Urea - Weight (t)495 996.89 987.3
 Fertiliser - Slow release fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Other - Area (ha)3 945 431.413 040.6
 Fertiliser - Slow release fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Other - Weight (t)
(x572 657.7
13 040.6
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - All types - Weight applied (t)2 842 515.540 475.9
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - All types - Volume applied (L)224 736 963.65 047.1
Hide subtree Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - All types - Area applied to (ha)32 291 461.441 358.8
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Urea - Area applied to (ha)11 878 151.824 377.2
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Urea - Weight applied (t)1 319 358.124 377.2
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Urea - Volume applied (L)
(x9 386 209.5
599.9
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Ammonium sulphate - Area applied to (ha)1 363 124.64 105.4
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Ammonium sulphate - Weight applied (t)143 343.94 105.4
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Ammonium sulfate - Volume applied (L)
(w1 539 633.2
(w150.8
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Urea ammonium nitrate - Area applied to (ha)3 534 183.33 266.3
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Urea ammonium nitrate - Volume applied (L)188 231 162.73 266.3
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Anhydrous ammonia - Area applied to (ha)350 141.4734.7
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Anhydrous ammonia - Weight applied (t)47 601.6734.7
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Potassium nitrate - Area applied to (ha)
(x408 795
3 364.1
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Potassium nitrate - Weight applied (t)
(x52 331.1
3 364.1
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Potassium nitrate - Volume applied (L)
(x309 671.3
(x197.7
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Ammonium phosphates - Area applied to (ha)12 047 917.718 177.2
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Ammonium phosphate - Weight applied (t)892 185.518 177.2
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Ammonium phosphates - Volume applied (L)
(w716 800.6
(x250.5
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Other nitrogen-based specialised blends - Area applied to (ha)2 709 147.610 129.4
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Other specialised blends - Weight applied (t)387 695.510 129.4
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser - Fertiliser type - Other specialised blends - Volume applied (L)24 553 486.31 062.4
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied during cropping period - Total area applied to (ha)24 767 437.241 329.5
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied before sowing - Area applied to (ha)12 993 212.524 850.3
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied after sowing - Area applied to (ha)11 774 224.726 633.5
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied during cropping period - Total weight applied (t)2 509 839.639 871.5
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied before sowing - Weight applied (t)1 220 981.524 213.4
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied after sowing - Weight applied (t)1 288 858.125 148.2
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied during cropping period - Total volume applied (L)184 336 167.94 081.7
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied before sowing - Volume applied (L)69 825 450.21 450.9
 Fertiliser - Nitrogen-based fertiliser applied after sowing - Volume applied (L)114 510 717.73 165.5
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser containing nitrification inhibitor - Land applied to - Area (ha)618 4192 787.2
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser containing nitrification inhibitor - Land applied to - Weight (t)
(x110 617.9
2 665.2
 Fertiliser - Fertiliser containing nitrification inhibitor - Land applied to - Volume (L)
(x4 028 691.7
(x270.3
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - All soil enhancers - Weight applied (t)6 476 770.321 282.4
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - All soil enhancers - Volume applied (L)
(x105 442 938.9
1 809.8
Hide subtree Soil management - Soil enhancer - All soil enhancers - Area applied to (ha)4 061 367.322 592.5
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Biochar - Area applied to (ha)
(w4 826.2
(w136.1
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Biochar - Weight applied (t)
(w4 310
(w136.1
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Compost - Area applied to (ha)231 7442 961
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Compost - Weight applied (t)
(x730 928.8
2 839.1
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Compost - Volume applied (L)
(x8 719 396
(x210.2
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Green manure - Area applied to (ha)
(x58 661.2
1 110.3
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Gypsum - Area applied to (ha)987 402.36 042.9
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Gypsum - Weight applied (t)1 056 593.25 972.4
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Gypsum - Volume applied (L)
(x67 299.5
(x97.6
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Lime and/or dolomite - Area applied to (ha)2 071 577.812 383.2
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Lime and/or dolomite - Weight applied (t)2 854 425.812 244.4
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Lime and/or dolomite - Volume applied (L)
(w196 471.6
(x202.2
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Mulch - Area applied to (ha)
(x31 413.3
1 121.1
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Mulch - Weight applied (t)95 383.11 102.3
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Mulch - Volume applied (L)
(w932 155.8
(x30.9
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Poultry manure - Area applied to (ha)193 778.93 196
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Poultry manure - Weight applied (t)380 700.13 113.1
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Poultry manure - Volume applied (L)
(w4 332 906.7
(x152.1
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Other soil enhancers - Area applied to (ha)481 963.53 478.1
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Other soil enhancers - Weight applied (t)1 354 429.22 421.8
 Soil management - Soil enhancer - Other soil enhancers - Volume applied (L)
(w91 194 709.4
1 218.3
Hide subtree Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - All animal waste management practices - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
7 920.4
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Dry manure - All dry manure methods - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
4 499.6
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Dry manure - Collected into piles then spread - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
2 990.7
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Dry manure - Placed in digester - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
(w40.1
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Dry manure - Turned into compost - Total - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
2 254.8
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Dry manure - Turned into compost - Piled up and left - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
1 330.2
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Dry manure - Turned into compost - Actively managed - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
1 202.9
Hide subtree Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Wet manure flushed (covered) - All covered wet manure methods - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
(x118.5
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Wet manure flushed (covered) - Energy generation from methane - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
(x4.6
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Wet manure flushed (covered) - Methane flared - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
(x114.9
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Wet manure flushed (uncovered) - All uncovered wet manure methods - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
3 855.3
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Wet manure flushed (uncovered) - Collected and removed by sale or otherwise - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
(x85.8
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Wet manure flushed (uncovered) - Collected and spread on property - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
3 807.8
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Transport off site - Sold or given away - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
1 139.2
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Pyrolysis of manure - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
(w4.9
 Animal waste management - Animal waste management method - Other animal waste management practices - Number of businesses (n)
(u..
(x407.3
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xestimate has a relative standard error of 10% to less than 25% and should be used with caution
unot applicable
westimate has a relative standard error between 25% and 50% and should be used with caution
zestimate has a relative standard error greater than 50% and is considered too unreliable for general use
nnot available for publication but included in totals where applicable, unless otherwise indicated

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