Chickpeas - delayed sowing varieties, MRZ

2016

Research organisatons
Funding sources

Trial details

Researcher(s) Jason Brand and Tibebu Nigussie (DEDJTR), Christine Walela, Sarah Day, Amanda Pearce, Jenny Davidson, Andrew Ware and Larn McMurray (SARDI)
Year(s) 2016
Contributor Southern Pulse Agronomy
Trial location(s) Site 1, Rupanyup, VIC
Chickpeas - delayed sowing varieties, MRZ locations
Aims
  • To investigate the impact of delayed sowing on grain yield and quality (compared with varieties in C2).
Key messages
  • Early sowing generally showed the highest grain yields although there was large variation in yield stability between varieties. Several potential new breeding lines showed high yields and good stability across the sowing dates.
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
Related program Southern Pulse Agronomy
Acknowledgments

We are grateful for the support we receive from the numerous commercial agronomists and seed commercialising companies.

Technical Support :

  • Jason Ellifson, Russel Argall, Ash Purdue, Mick Brady, Chris Davies (DEDJTR), Henk Venter, Cathy Fisher, Lee Davis, John Nairn (Clare, SA) and Leigh Davis (Minnipa Ag Centre, SA)

Industry Collaborators :

  • Matt Rodda, Garry Rosewarne and Helen Richardson (DEDJTR), Kristy Hobson (DPI NSW), Jeff Paull (University of Adelaide), Jenny Davidson, Rohan Kimber, (SARDI), Ashley Wallace (Regional Research Agronomist Program) and Southern Farming Systems for managing trials in SW Vic.


Other trial partners Not specified
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Method

Crop type Chickpeas
Treatment type(s)
  • Variety: Type
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Replicated

Rupanyup 2016

Sow rate or Target density 35 plants/m2
Sowing machinery

35cm row spacing

Sow date Not specified
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
Fertiliser

80kg/ha MAP (9.2, 20.2, 0, 2.7) + Zn (2.5)

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