Cecil Plains

Grower: Stuart Armitage


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 70BRF Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 70BRF 13.97 5.66 100.0 1.19 38 21-2 4.0 29.5 38.3 82.3
Sicot 71B 12.45 5.04 89.1 1.18 38 21-1 4.2 29.6 38.4 81.4
Sicot 80BRF 11.48 4.65 82.2 1.21 39 21-2 4.1 30.4 37.2 82.8
Sicala 45B 11.13 4.51 79.7 1.22 39 21-2 4.4 30.3 36.0 83.1
CSX4603BRF 10.95 4.43 78.4 1.21 39 21-2 3.9 29.7 35.9 83.0
DP 408BGII 10.73 4.35 76.8 1.19 38 21-2 3.8 29.4 33.9 80.8
Year2008 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB x 4 Reps Balance of FieldSicot 70 BRF
Planted17/10/07 Picked03/05/08 Previous CropCotton 05/06 Established MethodPre-Irrigated
Plant Stand/m10.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)440 Incrop irrigations3 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)N/A Phosphorus (kg/ha P)N/A Potassium (kg/ha K)N/A Zinc (kg/ha Z)0.5
Heliothis spraysN/A Insect sprays3 Pix applied (L/ha)0.5 Days to defoliation169