Triticale replicated trial


Research organisaton
Funding source

Trial details

Researcher(s) Colin Hacking, Wes Arnott, Gary Sheppard (SFS) and Kath Cooper (Adelaide University)
Year(s) 2000
Contributor Southern Farming Systems
Trial location(s) Gnarwarre, VIC
Triticale replicated trial locations

To determine the suitabiiyt of 10 commercial and experimental 'early flowering' triticale lines with possible suitability to the Geelong environment.

Key messages
  • Tahara is one of the most widely grown Triticale variety in the district, however its performance was significantly inferior to that of Treat and Credit, two more recently released lines.
  • For further conclusions, please see the attached trial report.
Lead research organisation N/A
Host research organisation N/A
Trial funding source GRDC
Related program N/A

The National Triticale Program acknowledges support from growers' levies through the Grains Research and Development Corporation.

Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Triticale
Treatment type(s)
  • Variety: Type
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Replicated

Gnarwarre 2000

Sow date 13 June 2000
Harvest date 3 January 2001
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Grain yield (t/ha)
1 Treat 4.99
2 Tx92-5-2-1 4.617
3 Credit 4.552
4 Tx93-19-1-3 4.519
5 Tx93-19-2D/3 4.39
6 251Tyn-42 4.105
7 Muir 4.094
8 Everest 3.989
9 Tx94-36-1 3.93
10 Tahara 3.819

Grain yield t/ha

Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Gnarwarre, VIC Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source
Trial site Soil order
Gnarwarre, VIC Chromosol
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



Derived climate information

No observed climate data available for this trial.
Derived climate data is determined from trial site location and national weather sources.

Gnarwarre VIC


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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Trial last modified: 13-11-2019 14:01pm AEST