Velocity: evaluation of post-emergent tank mixtures for crop safety and knockdown surviving wild radish control in wheat


Research organisaton

Trial details

Researcher(s) Rick Hornbury (Bayer CropScience)
Year(s) 2014
Contributor Northern Agri Group
Trial location(s) Site 2, Ogilvie, WA
Velocity: evaluation of post-emergent tank mixtures for crop safety and knockdown surviving wild radish control in wheat locations

To evaluate the crop safety and knockdown survivor wild radish control of Velocity solo and in tank mixtures with higher rates.

To evaluate the efficacy of Precept and other post emergent herbicides for wild radish control in a suspected Group B & I population.

Key messages

See attached report for results and discussion.

Lead research organisation N/A
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Herbicide: Type
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Replicated

Ogilvie 2014

Sow rate or Target density 65kg/ha
Sow date 23 May 2014
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 2m x 36m
Plot replication 2

Initial knockdown 13/05/2014 1.2 L/ha glyphosate 450 Pre-emergent 21/05/2014 Sprayseed 1.3 L/ha, Sakura 0.118g/ha, Ester 680 350mL/ha, chlorpyrifos 350mL/ha

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Trial results Table 1

# Treatment 1
Radish control (%) Reduction in plants (%)
1 Untreated 0 0
2 Velocity 670mL + Hasten 1% 100 0
3 Velocity 670mL + Estercide 680 400ml + Hasten 1% 100 0
4 Velocity 1L + Hasten 1% 100 0
5 Velocity 670ml + Tigrex 750ml + Hasten 1% 100 0
6 Flight / Paragon Xtra 720mL Estercide 680 400 mL 98 0
7 Jaguar 1 L + Estercide 680 400 mL 100 0
8 Estercide 680 800 mL (Group I screen) 62 5
9 Precept 2L/ha + Hasten 1% 100 0
10 Precept 1.5L/ha + Jaguar 750 mL + Hasten 1% 100 0

Radish control %


Reduction in plants %

Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 2, Ogilvie, WA Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source: ASRIS
Trial site Soil order
Site 2, Ogilvie, WA Chromosol
Soil Moisture Source: BOM/ANU
Average amount of water stored in the soil profile during the year, estimated by the OzWALD model-data fusion system.
Year Site 2, Ogilvie WA
2014 130.7mm
2013 141.5mm
2012 133.5mm
2011 180.0mm
2010 136.2mm
2009 162.9mm
2008 204.5mm
2007 153.6mm
2006 135.7mm
2005 114.3mm
2004 92.4mm
2003 119.7mm
2002 127.0mm
2001 136.6mm
2000 205.9mm
National soil grid Source: CSIRO/TERN
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.

Site 2, Ogilvie WA

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
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: 25-06-2019 13:41pm AEST