Barley Swathing, East Wubin - Case Study


Research organisaton

Trial details

Researcher(s) Jenni Clausen, R&, D Coordinator, Liebe Group
Year(s) 2015
Contributor Liebe Group
Trial location(s) East Wubin, WA
Barley Swathing, East Wubin - Case Study locations

To evaluate the practicality of swathing barley in a favourable growing season.

Key messages
Not specified
Lead research organisation Liebe Group
Host research organisation Liebe Group
Related program N/A

Thank you to the Carter family for sharing the information.

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

East Wubin 2015

Sow rate or Target density 40 kg/ha Scope
Sowing machinery

Whole paddock.

Sow date 23 March 2015 23 March 2015
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified

23/03/2015: 50 kg/ha AgStar, 0.12L/ha CuSO4

19/06/2015: 37.5 L/ha Flexi-N

22/08/2015: 15 L/ha Flexi-N, 0.1 kg/ha Zinc


23/03/2015: 0.1 L/ha Garlon, 0.51 L/ha Li700, 1.42 L/ha RoundUp Power Max.


22/08/2015: 0.2 L/ha Chlorpyrifos, 0.2 L/ha Alpha-Duo


22/08/2015: 0.2 L/ha Tilt

Other trial notes

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Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Site Depth Type pH EC P K N A OC CAT
East Wubin, WA 10 - 20cm 5.50 0.04
East Wubin, WA 20 - 30cm 6.30 0.17
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
East Wubin, WA Heavy red loam
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source
Trial site Soil order
East Wubin, WA Kandosol
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



East Wubin WA 2015

Observed climate information

Rainfall avg gsr (mm) 207.5mm

Derived climate information

East Wubin 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.

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Trial last modified: 23-07-2019 15:36pm AEST