Incitec - Can the lessons learnt in growing Prime Hard wheat in southern NSW be extended to the high rainfall grain regions of southern Victoria?

2000

Research organisaton

Trial details

Researcher(s) Charlie Walker (Incitec Fertilizers)
Year(s) 2000
Contributor Southern Farming Systems
Trial location(s) Gnarwarre, VIC
Woorndoo, VIC
Incitec - Can the lessons learnt in growing Prime Hard wheat in southern NSW be extended to the high rainfall grain regions of southern Victoria? locations
Aims

To compare tactical nitrogen management options for improving nitrogen use and high quality wheat varieties including Janz, Chara and mira.

Key messages

For a discussion of results and take home messages from this trial please see the attached trial report.

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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Method

Crop type Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Fertiliser: Type
  • Fertiliser: Rate
  • Variety: Type
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Randomised,Replicated,Blocked

Gnarwarre 2000

Sow date 16 June 2000
Harvest date 20 December 2000
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified

Woorndoo 2000

Sow date 15 May 2000
Harvest date 2 January 2001
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
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Trial results Gnarwarre results

# Variety
Treatment 1
Grain yield (t/ha)
1 Chara 80 MRB:80 DC31 5.466
2 Janz 80 DC31 5.402
3 Janz 80 MRB:80 DC65 5.349
4 Chara 160 MRB 5.035
5 Janz 160 MRB 4.951
6 Janz 80 MRB:80 DC31 4.929
7 Janz 80 MRB:40 DC31:40 DC65 4.85
8 Janz 120 MRB 4.776
9 Chara 80 MRB 4.756
10 Janz 80 MRB 4.67
11 Janz 160 IBS 4.577
12 Janz 40 MRB:40 DC31 4.399
13 Janz 80 IBS 4.371
14 Janz 40 MRB:40 DC65 4.164
15 Janz 80 DC65 4.084
16 Janz 40 DC31 4.012
17 Janz 40 MRB 3.722
18 Chara Control 3.457
19 Janz 40 DC65 2.847
20 Janz Control 2.674

Grain yield t/ha


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Trial results Warndoo results

# Variety
Grain yield (t/ha)
1 Mira 80 MRB:80 DC41 5.932
2 Mira 160 MRB 5.93
3 Janz 160 IBS 5.781
4 Janz 80 DC41 5.743
5 Janz 80 MRB:80 DC41 5.716
6 Janz 120 MRB 5.698
7 Mira 80 MRB 5.671
8 Janz 40 MRB:40 DC65 5.669
9 Janz 40 MRB:40 DC41 5.637
10 Mira Control 5.592
11 Janz 80 MRB:40 DC41:40 DC65 5.567
12 Janz 80 IBS 5.536
13 Janz 40 MRB 5.495
14 Janz 80 MRB:80 DC65 5.472
15 Janz 160 MRB 5.419
16 Janz 40 DC41 5.389
17 Janz 80 MRB 5.305
18 Janz Control 5.237
19 Janz 80 DC65 5.194
20 Janz 40 DC65 5.192

Grain yield t/ha


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

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Climate

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

Woorndoo VIC

Gnarwarre VIC

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Woorndoo VIC

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

SILO weather estimates sourced from https://www.longpaddock.qld.gov.au/silo/
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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