Emerald

Grower: Wayne Reeves


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 70BRF Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 71BR 7.42 3.00 102.9 1.12 36 51-3 4.4 30.3 40.1 80.7
Sicot 70BRF 7.21 2.92 100.0 1.16 37 51-3 4.1 30.6 39.5 80.6
DP 408BGII 7.20 2.92 99.9 1.15 37 51-3 4.6 29.9 37.6 79.0
CSX199B 7.15 2.89 99.2 1.14 37 51-3 4.5 30.0 38.8 79.6
Sicot 71B 6.94 2.81 96.2 1.15 37 51-3 4.4 29.2 39.7 79.3
Year2008 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB x 3 Balance of FieldSicot 71BR
Planted15/09/07 Picked12/03/08 Previous CropCotton Established MethodRain
Plant Stand/m9.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)495 Incrop irrigations6 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)170 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)22 Potassium (kg/ha K)N/A Zinc (kg/ha Z)1.5
Heliothis spraysN/A Insect sprays3 Pix applied (L/ha)1.4 Days to defoliation157