Chinchilla

Grower: Ian Valler


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 812RRF Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%) *
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 75RRF 2.61 1.06 161.2 1.1 35 41-4 5.6 32.1 39.1 82.6
Sicot 711RRF 1.88 0.76 116.0 1.08 35 31-3 5.1 29.7 40.2 80.1
Sicot 812RRF 1.62 0.66 100.0 1.13 36 31-3 5.6 31.5 39.7 81.2
* Varietal samples ginned with a 20 saw research gin and one lint cleaner.
Year2017 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCBx3 Balance of Field812RRF
Planted14/11/16 Picked15/05/17 Previous CropLF Sorghum Established MethodRain
Plant Stand/m7.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)278 Incrop irrigationsN/A Soil applied insecticideN/A
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)70 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)40 Potassium (kg/ha K)N/A Zinc (kg/ha Z)N/A
Heliothis sprays4 Insect spraysN/A Pix applied (L/ha)N/A Days to defoliation159