Grazing demonstration


Research organisatons

Trial details

Researcher(s) Leigh Nairn
Year(s) 2014
Contributor Northern Agri Group
Trial location(s) Site 10, Binnu, WA
Grazing demonstration locations

To assess the grazing opportunity of Moby Barley.

Key messages
  • Moby has the ability to be grazed 2-3 times and taken to harvest with a yield result of 815kg/ha,
Lead research organisation Great Northern Rural Services (CRT)
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A

Don Nairn

Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Barley
Treatment type(s)
  • Grazing: Regime
Trial type Demonstration
Trial design Not applicable

Binnu 2014

Sow date Not specified
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified

Pre - Triflurin @ 1.5L, Metribuzin @ 80gm/ha Post - Precept @ 1L, Brom MA @ 500ml/ha

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Trial results Table 1

# Weed control (%)
1 10
2 Diuron 300gm 30
3 Diuron 500gm 30
4 Terbyne 1.1kg 30
5 Terbyne 1.4kg 40
6 Valour 120gm 10
7 0
8 Logran B Jaguar 1L 80
9 Diuron 300gm Jaguar 1L 70
10 Diuron 500gm Jaguar 1L 90
11 Terbyne 1.1kg Jaguar 1L 90
12 Terbyne 1.4kg Jaguar 1L 90
13 Valour 120gm Jaguar 1L 80
14 Jaguar 1L 70
15 Logran B Velocity 500 100
16 Diuron 300gm Velocity 500 90
17 Diuron 500gm Velocity 500 10
18 Terbyne 1.1kg Velocity 500 10
19 Terbyne 1.4kg Velocity 500 90
20 Valour 120gm Velocity 500 10
21 Velocity 500 10
22 Logran B Ecopar/MCPA/Diuron 90
23 Diuron 300gm Ecopar/MCPA/Diuron 90
24 Diuron 500gm Ecopar/MCPA/Diuron 10
25 Terbyne 1.1kg Ecopar/MCPA/Diuron 70
26 Terbyne 1.4kg Ecopar/MCPA/Diuron 80
27 Valour 120gm Ecopar/MCPA/Diuron 70
28 Ecopar/MCPA/Diuron 80

Weed control %

Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 10, Binnu, WA Sandy loam
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source: ASRIS
Trial site Soil order
Site 10, Binnu, 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 10, Binnu WA
2014 330.6mm
2013 333.3mm
2012 348.2mm
2011 400.9mm
2010 324.7mm
2009 358.5mm
2008 398.8mm
2007 280.7mm
2006 313.7mm
2005 342.3mm
2004 319.6mm
2003 338.0mm
2002 333.0mm
2001 338.8mm
2000 381.7mm
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



Site 10, Binnu WA 2014

Observed climate information

Rainfall trial gsr (mm) 220mm

Derived climate information

Site 10, Binnu 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 13:34pm AEST