Comparison of wheat varieties

2012

Research organisaton
Funding source

Trial details

Researcher(s) Peter Hooper (Hart Field Site Group)
Year(s) 2012
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
Axe was the highest yielding commercially available hard wheat at 2.47t/ha. Corack was the highest yielding APW variety at 2.34t/ha. All wheat varieties were above the 11.5% level required for Hard 2
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 2012

Sow date 1 July 2012 1 July 2012
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 1.4m x 10m
Plot replication 3
Paddock history 2011 - Oaten hay
Fertiliser Seeding: 70kg/ha DAP 2% Zn, 24/7/12: 80L/ha UAN
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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Protein (%) Test weight (kg/hL) Grain yield (t/ha) Screenings (<2.0mm sieve) (%)
1 Axe 11.8 75 2.47 2.4
2 Catalina 12.9 78.5 1.89 4.9
3 Clearfield JNZ 12.3 76.1 1.73 7.4
4 Correll 12.5 72.9 1.83 6.9
5 Emu Rock 11.6 77.2 2.36 3.4
6 Derrimut 12.5 78.2 1.99 4.7
7 Gladius 12.7 75.2 1.97 3.5
8 Grenade CL Plus 12.5 77.2 1.81 3.7
9 AGT Katana 12.1 78.4 2.16 5.2
10 Lincoln 12.4 73.1 1.55 8.2
11 Mace 12.9 77.1 2.22 3.4
12 Peake 12.7 77.5 2.08 4.4
13 Phantom 11.5 76.6 1.8 7.3
14 Shield 12 73.9 2.04 10.6
15 Wallup 12.5 77.2 2.04 6.9
16 Yitpi 13 73.6 1.82 9.1
17 Cobra 12.8 75.8 1.83 4.8
18 Espada 12.5 74.8 1.86 4.2
19 Estoc 13.6 80.2 1.83 5.4
20 Impose CL Plus 13.3 76.6 1.65 3.2
21 Kord CL Plus 12.9 76.8 1.79 3.4
22 Scout 12.1 76.7 2.03 6.5
23 Corack 11.7 78.2 2.34 3.7
24 Magenta 12.7 73.9 1.69 8.8
25 Impala 13 74.4 1.77 8.7
26 Orion 13 71.1 1.74 5.9
27 Trojan 12.5 78.6 2.04 5.2

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 2012


Observed climate information

Rainfall trial gsr (mm) 168mm

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.