Comparison of wheat varieties

2014

Research organisaton
Funding source

Trial details

Researcher(s) Sarah Noack (Hart Field Site Group)
Year(s) 2014
Contributor Hart Field Site Group
Trial location(s) Site 5, Hart, SA
Comparison of wheat varieties locations
Aims

To compare the performance of new wheat varieties and lines against the current industry standards

Key messages

Cobra and Cosmick were the highest yielding AH varieties at Hart in 2014 yielding 5.17 and 5.03 t/ha, respectively. Corack and Trojan were the highest yielding APW varieties at 5.48 and 5.17 t/ha, respectively. Test weight and screening levels across the trial averaged 83.0 kg/hL and 2.7%. Axe produced the highest wheat grain protein at 10.6%.

Lead research organisation Hart Field Site Group
Host research organisation Hart Field Site Group
Trial funding source HFSG members
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified
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Method

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

Hart 2014

Sow date 8 May 2014 8 May 2014
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 1.75m x 10m
Plot replication 3
Fertiliser

Seeding: 70kg/ha DAP, 8/7/14: 85L/ha UAN, 15/8/14: 45L/ha UAN

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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Grain yield (t/ha) Screenings (<2.0mm sieve) (%) Protein (%) Test weight (kg/hL)
1 AGT Katana 4.99 2.133 10.067 85.2
2 Axe 4.533 2.033 10.633 83.6
3 Catalina 4.52 2.033 9.767 84.9
4 Cobra 5.173 2.667 9.633 82.027
5 Corack 5.478 1.933 9.133 83.627
6 Correll 4.792 3.667 10.333 81.36
7 Cosmick 5.032 3.867 9.533 83.38
8 Dart 4.413 3.533 10.133 82.887
9 Emu Rock 4.926 4.2 9.933 83.687
10 Espada 4.89 2.867 10.6 80.827
11 Estoc 4.798 2.333 10.6 83.313
12 Gladius 4.766 2.3 10.567 82.713
13 Grenade CL Plus 4.459 1.933 9.567 82.247
14 Kord CL Plus 4.912 3.933 10.433 83.233
15 Mace 5.013 2.333 9.567 82.173
16 Phantom 4.68 3.233 9.767 82.147
17 Hatchet CL Plus 3.941 2.033 13.733 82.267
18 Scout 4.886 2.867 9.7 83.727
19 Shield 4.857 3.633 10.133 81.147
20 Trojan 5.168 1.9 9.867 84.253
21 Wallup 4.608 1.433 9.8 83.52

Grain yield t/ha


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Protein %


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Screenings (<2.0mm sieve) %


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Test weight kg/hL


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Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 5, Hart, SA Calcarosol
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source
Trial site Soil order
Site 5, Hart, SA 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

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Climate

Site 5, Hart SA 2014


Observed climate information

Rainfall trial gsr (mm) 280mm

Derived climate information

Site 5, Hart SA

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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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