Lupin crop variety trial – Buntine

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Trial details

Researcher(s) N/A
Year(s) 2014
Contributor Liebe Group
Trial location(s) Buntine, WA
Lupin crop variety trial – Buntine locations

To evaluate yields and quality of new and existing lupin varieties.

Key messages
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Lead research organisation Australian Crop Accreditation System Ltd
Host research organisation N/A
Trial funding source GRDC
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Lupins
Treatment type(s)
  • Variety: Type
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Randomised,Replicated

Buntine 2014

Sow date 2 May 2014
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 10m x 2m
Plot replication 3

02/05/2014: 80 kg/ha Big Phos


02/05/2014: 100 L/ha Bifenthrin, 2 L/ha Paraquat + Diquat, 2 L/ha Trifluralin,

1.1 kg/ha Simazine

21/05/2014: 150 mL/ha Diflufenican

11/06/2014: 500 mL/ha Clethodim, 1% Hasten



25/08/2014: 300 mL/ha Alpha-cypermethrin

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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Percentage of site mean (%) Grain yield (t/ha)
1 Mandelup 109 0.73
2 PBA Barlock 100 0.67
3 Coromup 97 0.65
4 Jenabillup 95 0.64
5 PBA Gunyidi 95 0.64
6 Tanjil 81 0.54
7 Danja 81 0.54

Grain yield t/ha


Percentage of site mean %

Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Site Depth Type pH EC P K N A OC CAT
Buntine, WA 0 - 10cm Sandy Loam 5.30 0.20
Buntine, WA 10 - 60cm Sandy Loam 5.30
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Buntine, WA Sandy loam
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source: ASRIS
Trial site Soil order
Buntine, WA Kandosol
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 Buntine WA
2014 297.9mm
2013 318.6mm
2012 312.3mm
2011 308.2mm
2010 270.6mm
2009 300.9mm
2008 321.0mm
2007 247.4mm
2006 291.0mm
2005 295.9mm
2004 281.4mm
2003 272.9mm
2002 223.1mm
2001 255.5mm
2000 316.9mm
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



Buntine WA 2014

Observed climate information

Rainfall trial gsr (mm) 180mm

Derived climate information

Buntine 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: 11-09-2017 12:15pm AEST