Narrabri

Grower: Henry Taylor


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 70BRF Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 70BRF 10.85 4.39 100.0 1.21 39 21-2 4.1 30.6 38.6 83.4
Sicot 43BRF 10.38 4.20 95.6 1.21 39 21-2 4.4 32.3 38.0 83.9
Sicala 60BRF 9.55 3.87 88.0 1.22 39 21-2 4.0 31.6 37.4 84.0
DP 210BRF 9.34 3.78 86.1 1.23 39 21-3 4.1 29.9 37.4 82.0
Sicot 80BRF 8.93 3.62 82.3 1.2 38 21-2 4.2 30.6 36.5 82.5
DPX 09Q961DF 8.89 3.60 81.9 1.21 39 21-3 3.8 28.4 35.0 82.1
DPX 09Q916DF 8.43 3.41 77.6 1.2 38 21-2 3.8 29.0 34.2 82.2
DPX 04T123DF 7.37 2.98 67.9 1.19 38 21-2 4.2 29.1 36.2 82.7
Year2008 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB x 4 reps Balance of FieldSicot 71BR
Planted09/10/07 Picked05/05/08 Previous CropWheat Established MethodWatered Up
Plant Stand/m8.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)358 Incrop irrigations5 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)280 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)22 Potassium (kg/ha K)6.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)1.0
Heliothis spraysN/A Insect sprays4 Pix applied (L/ha)1.5 Days to defoliation183