Bongeen

Grower: John Cameron


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 748B3F Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%) *
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 746B3F 4.73 1.92 105.9 1.12 36 31-3 4.1 30.9 46.5 81.6
Sicot 754B3F 4.47 1.81 100.0 1.18 38 31-2 4.0 32.6 42.2 82.9
Sicot 748B3F 4.47 1.81 100.0 1.16 37 31-3 4.3 31.4 44.3 82.2
Sicot 714B3F 4.40 1.78 98.3 1.12 36 31-2 4.0 29.8 41.2 82.2
Sicot 707B3F 4.31 1.75 96.5 1.14 37 31-2 4.2 31.3 41.2 82.9
* Varietal samples ginned with a 20 saw research gin and one lint cleaner.
Year2018 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB*4 Balance of Field748B3F
Planted31/10/17 Picked15/05/18 Previous CropLF Wheat Established MethodRain
Plant Stand/m10.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)220 Incrop irrigationsN/A Soil applied insecticideYes
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)40 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)40 Potassium (kg/ha K)20.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)0.5
Heliothis spraysN/A Insect sprays2 Pix applied (L/ha)2.0 Days to defoliation171