Seed treatment trial - Binnu


Research organisatons

Trial details

Researcher(s) Leigh Nairn
Year(s) 2014
Contributor Northern Agri Group
Trial location(s) Site 8, Binnu, WA
Related trials
Seed treatment trial - Binnu locations

To investigate the efficiencies of a number of new seed dressing options for the control and/or supression of Rhizoctonia in wheat.

Key messages
  • Hot weather for 3 weeks in August impacted the range of results that could be expected. Yellow spot was quite evident early in many of the plots, with the treatments claiming to have some protection (Systiva)
Lead research organisation Great Northern Rural Services (CRT)
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A

Craig and Robyn Simkin

Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Fungicide: Type
  • Fungicide: Rate
  • Fungicide: Method
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Replicated

Binnu 2014

Sow rate or Target density 70kg/ha
Sow date 8 May 2014
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 1.8m x 20m
Plot replication 3

Pre - DAP @ 50kg


Pre - Sakura 118gm/ha, Trifluralin 2L/ha, Sprayseed 2L/ha Post - Velocity 500ml/ha, LVE 500ml/ha

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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Treatment 1
Treatment 2
Treatment 3
Grain yield (t/ha)
1 Mace Evergol Prime 40 Banded rate Nil 1.55
2 Mace Vibrance 180 Banded rate Nil 1.62
3 Mace Vibrance 360 Banded rate Nil 1.48
4 Mace Systiva 150ml Banded rate Nil 1.44
5 Mace BAS 673 31.25 Banded rate Nil 1.53
6 Mace Nil 100 Banded rate Ezyflow Zn100ml/ha 1.38
7 Mace Nil Nil Banded rate Nil 1.56
8 Mace Evergol Prime 80 Banded rate Nil 1.46
9 Mace Nil Nil Banded Rate Uniform 200ml 1.38
10 Mace Nil Nil Banded Rate Uniform 400ml 1.66
11 Mace Systiva + BAS 673 181.25ml Banded rate Nil 1.51
12 Mace Nil 200 Banded rate Ezyflow Zn300ml/ha 1.4
13 Mace Nil Nil Banded rate Nil 1.61
14 Mace Evergol Prime 30 Banded rate 60ml/ha Evergol 1.47
15 Mace Evergol Prime 30 Banded rate 120ml/ha Evergol 1.43
16 Mace Vibrance and Uniform 180 Banded rate Uniform 200ml 1.64
17 Mace Vibrance and Uniform 90 Banded rate Uniform 400ml 1.63

Grain yield t/ha

Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 8, Binnu, WA Yellow sandplain
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source: ASRIS
Trial site Soil order
Site 8, 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 8, 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 8, Binnu WA 2014

Observed climate information

Rainfall trial gsr (mm) 250mm

Derived climate information

Site 8, 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 13:40pm AEST