Hybrid TT canola variety assessment


Research organisatons

Trial details

Researcher(s) Richard Brake
Year(s) 2010
Contributor Northern Agri Group
Trial location(s) Site 4, Binnu, WA
Hybrid TT canola variety assessment locations

To assess the yield and quality potential of the new Hybrid and Roundup Ready Canola varieties

Key messages
  • There was no significant difference between the varieties which were well below the normal canola average for the area.
Lead research organisation Great Northern Rural Services (CRT)
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A

Craig Simkin, CA Simkin and Co, Binnu Mark Benns, Territory Manager - WA, Canola Breeders WA Pty Ltd

Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Canola
Treatment type(s)
  • Variety: Type
Trial type Demonstration
Trial design Unreplicated

Binnu 2010

Sow rate or Target density ~4kg/ha
Sow date 14 May 2010
Harvest date 28 October 2010
Plot size 13.6m x 700m
Plot replication Not specified

50kg/ha MOP, 20kg SOP down the tube,


14th May - 1L/ha Roundup 450 1.1kg Atrazine + SOA _ wetter

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Trial results Table 1

# Treatment 1
Cost ($/ha) Oil (%) Return on investment ($/ha) Gross margin ($/ha) Grain yield (t/ha)
1 RR Scorpion 178.77 39.5 436.99 258.22 0.821
2 RR Eclipse 24.1 42 391.52 151.43 0.708
3 Jardee 205.39 38.4 419.56 214.17 0.802
4 Mallee 205.39 41.5 431.95 226.56 0.787
5 Tumby 205.39 40.2 427.76 222.38 0.795
6 Tanami 174.72 42.6 438.01 263.29 0.785
7 Tawriffic 178.52 43.1 318.16 139.64 0.566
8 Telfer 171.24 45.5 436.52 265.28 0.75
9 Argyle 174.22 40.5 379.47 204.75 0.702
10 Cobbler 178.48 44.1 428.39 249.9 0.751
11 Tribune 171.24 40 375.49 204.24 0.7

Grain yield t/ha


Cost $/ha


Gross margin $/ha


Oil %


Return on investment $/ha

Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 4, Binnu, WA Yellow sands
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source
Trial site Soil order
Site 4, Binnu, WA 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



Site 4, Binnu WA 2010

Observed climate information

Rainfall trial gsr (mm) 183mm

Derived climate information

Site 4, 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 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.

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Trial last modified: 25-06-2019 13:12pm AEST