Barley tolerance to acid/aluminium


Research organisaton

Trial details

Researcher(s) Jennifer Garlinge (DAFWA)
Year(s) 2007
Contributor Liebe Group
Trial location(s) Site 1, Xantippe, WA
Barley tolerance to acid/aluminium locations

Evaluation of the ability of barley varieties to tolerate acid/aluminum soils.

Key messages

Pre-harvest: dry and hot days caused tipping.

Lead research organisation N/A
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Barley
Treatment type(s)
  • Variety: Type
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Replicated

Xantippe 2007

Sow date 12 June 2007
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 20m x 1.51m
Plot replication 3

11/6/07: 80 kg/ha Agras No. 2

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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Grain yield (t/ha)
1 Baudin 0.15
2 Gairdner 0.1
3 Hamelin 0.17
4 Hannan 0.17
5 Hindmarsh 0.2
6 Lockyer 0.19
7 Roe 0.13
8 Stirling 0.14
9 Stirling 0.11
10 Vlamingh 0.83
11 WABAR2312 0.7
12 Wabar2315 0.15

Grain yield t/ha

Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Site Depth Type pH EC P K N A OC CAT
Site 1, Xantippe, WA 0 - 10cm Sandy loam
Site 1, Xantippe, WA 10 - 30cm Sandy loam
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 1, Xantippe, WA Sandy loam
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source
Trial site Soil order
Site 1, Xantippe, WA Kandosol
National soil grid Source
NOTE: National Soil Grid data is aggregated information for background information on the wider area
Actual soil values can vary significantly in a small area and the trial soil tests are the most relevant data where available

Soil properties



Site 1, Xantippe WA 2007

Observed climate information

Rainfall trial gsr (mm) 113mm

Derived climate information

Site 1, Xantippe WA


Some data on this site is sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology

SILO weather estimates sourced from
Jeffrey, S.J., Carter, J.O., Moodie, K.B. and Beswick, A.R. (2001). Using spatial interpolation to construct a comprehensive archive of Australian climate data , Environmental Modelling and Software, Vol 16/4, pp 309-330. DOI: 10.1016/S1364-8152(01)00008-1.

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