Yuna trial results - frost


Research organisaton

Trial details

Researcher(s) Sharon Conning (Landmark)
Year(s) 2010
Contributor North East Farming Futures
Trial location(s) Yuna, WA
Yuna trial results - frost locations

To determine if any specific treatments reduced the impact of frost

Key messages
  • Coefficient of variation was unacceptably high therefore results will not be presented.
Lead research organisation North East Farming Futures
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A
  • John Warr for seeding, spraying and harvesting the trial.
  • Sharon Conning (Landmark)
  • Ben Biddulph (DAFWA)
  • Agribusines support by Bernie Quade of Landmark


Other trial partners Not specified
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Crop type Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Frost
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Replicated

Yuna 2010

Sow rate or Target density 80kg/ha except low seeding rate treatment, which was 40kg
Sow date 25 May 2010
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication 3

80kg Agstar Extra + 20kg MoP + 50L Flexi-N down the tube

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Trial source data and summary not available
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Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Yuna, WA Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source: ASRIS
Trial site Soil order
Yuna, WA Tenosol
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 Yuna WA
2010 115.9mm
2009 121.7mm
2008 177.0mm
2007 135.1mm
2006 144.1mm
2005 126.9mm
2004 132.9mm
2003 141.0mm
2002 127.3mm
2001 117.5mm
2000 170.8mm
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.

Yuna WA


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 12:03pm AEST