Comparison of durum varieties

2010

Research organisaton
Funding source

Trial details

Researcher(s) Peter Hooper (Hart Field Site Group)
Year(s) 2010
Contributor Hart Field Site Group
Trial location(s) Site 5, Hart, SA
Comparison of durum varieties locations
Aims

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

Key messages

Yawa (WID803) was the highest yielding durum line producing 4.51 t/ha. Caparoi, Hyperno, Tjilkuri and Saintly produced statistically similar yields with and average of 3.83 t/ha

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 2010

Sow date 14 May 2010 14 May 2010
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 1.4m x 10m
Plot replication 3
Fertiliser

Seeding: 70kg/ha 32:10 (DAP/Urea), 10/8/10: 100L/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 Caparoi 10.85 78.94 3.876 1.034
2 Hyperno 9.69 73.25 3.913 2.612
3 Saintly 10.42 76.27 3.707 1.445
4 Tamaroi 10.75 76.15 3.151 1.578
5 Tjilkuri 9.35 74.06 3.814 1.433
6 WID802 9.63 73.53 3.612 1.995
7 Yawa 9.42 75.03 4.509 2.937

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 2010


Observed climate information

Rainfall trial gsr (mm) 391mm

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: 05-06-2019 13:59pm AEST