Stubble direction

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
Stubble direction locations
Aims

To investigate if stubble/seeding direction and management (plus or minus stubble) effects lentil growth and yield

Key messages

Stubble direction and height (plus or minus stubble) had no effect on crop establishment or grain yield for Blitz and Ace lentils

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 types Lentils
Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Stubble: Management
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Randomised,Replicated,Blocked

Hart 2014 Lentils

Sow date 15 May 2014 15 May 2014
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 1.75m x 10m
Plot replication 3
Fertiliser

Seeding: 80kg/ha DAP

Hart 2014 Wheat

Sow date Not specified
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
Fertiliser Not specified
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Trial results Lentils

# Variety
Treatment 1
Treatment 2
Establishment plants (plants/m2) Grain yield (t/ha)
1 PBA Ace lentil East-West Stubble removed 128 2.3
2 PBA Ace lentil East-West Stubble standing 117 2.22
3 PBA Ace lentil North-South Stubble removed 137 2.42
4 PBA Ace lentil North-South Stubble standing 136 2.47
5 PBA Blitz lentil East-West Stubble removed 122 2.35
6 PBA Blitz lentil East-West Stubble standing 118 2.24
7 PBA Blitz lentil North-South Stubble removed 144 2.25
8 PBA Blitz lentil North-South Stubble standing 129 2.43

Grain yield t/ha


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Establishment plants plants/m2


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Trial results Wheat

# Variety
Treatment 1
Treatment 2
Establishment plants (plants/m2) Grain yield (t/ha)
1 Commander East-West stubble 3.31 86 11.8
2 Mace East-West stubble 2.44 58 9.6
3 Commander North-South stubble 3.51 66 11.7
4 Mace North-South stubble 2.39 86 9.6

Grain yield t/ha


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Establishment plants plants/m2


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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.



Trial last modified: 10-12-2019 14:04pm AEST