This trial is to be read in conjunction with ‘Related trials’ where listed in the ‘Trial details’ section below, in addition to the associated ‘Trial report’ and introductory material in the Southern Pulse Agronomy Results Summary where included under the ‘Trial report and attachments’ tab.
Jason Brand and Tibebu Nigussie (DEDJTR), Christine Walela, Sarah Day, Amanda Pearce, Jenny Davidson, Andrew Ware and Larn McMurray (SARDI)
|Contributor||Southern Pulse Agronomy|
Site 3, Ouyen, VIC
Yields (up to 2.5 t/ha)and profitability (up to $2400/ha) were extremely high in 2016 due to excellent environmental conditions. Trials highlighted the importance of cold tolerance with Sonali being one of the highest yielding lines in the trials.
|Lead research organisation||
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources VIC
|Host research organisation||N/A|
|Trial funding source||SARDI|
|Trial funding source||GRDC DAV00150|
|Trial funding source||DEDJTRVic|
Southern Pulse Agronomy
We are grateful for the support we receive from the numerous commercial agronomists and seed commercialising companies.
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Industry Collaborators :
|Other trial partners||Not specified|
|Sow rate or Target density||35 plants/m2|
|Sow date||5 May 2016|
|Harvest date||Not specified|
|Plot size||30cm row spacing|
|Plot replication||Not specified|
|Fertiliser||<p>60kg/ha MAP (9.2, 20.2, 0, 2.7) + Zn (2.5)</p>|
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.