Effect of fodder cuts on grain yield of early sown wheat and triticale


Research organisaton

Trial details

Researcher(s) Geoff Dean (SFS), Simon Munford (DPIW), Brett Davey (SFS)
Year(s) 2006
Contributor Southern Farming Systems
Trial location(s) Perth, TAS
Effect of fodder cuts on grain yield of early sown wheat and triticale locations
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Key messages
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Lead research organisation N/A
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments N/A
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Crop type Multiple
Treatment type(s)
  • Crop: Type
  • Grazing: Regime
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Randomised,Replicated,Blocked

Perth 2006

Sow date 14 March 2006
Harvest date 24 January 2007
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
Other trial notes Approximate location
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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Treatment 1
1000 grain weight (g) Hay yield (t/ha) Grain yield (t/ha)
1 Mackellar (wheat) uncut 40.4 19.4 0.65
2 Breakwell (triticale) uncut 57.6 22.9 0.67
3 Mackellar (wheat) cut 43.2 n/a 1.14
4 Breakwell (triticale) cut 54 n/a 1.62

Grain yield t/ha


1000 grain weight g


Hay yield t/ha

Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
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Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Perth, TAS Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
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Trial site Soil order
Perth, TAS 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



Derived climate information

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

Perth TAS

NOTE: Exact trial site locality unknown - Climate data may not be accurate

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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2006 trial report

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