Comparison of wheat varieties

2015

Research organisaton

Trial details

Researcher(s) Sarah Noack (Hart Field Site Group)
Year(s) 2015
Contributor Hart Field Site Group
Trial location(s) Site 5, Hart, SA
Comparison of wheat varieties locations
Aims

To compare the performance of new wheat varieties and lines against the current industry standards.

Key messages
  • Scepter, Scout, Phantom and Cosmick were the highest yielding commercially available AH varieties at Hart in 2015, yielding between 4.48 and 4.71 t/ha.
  • Trojan was the highest yielding APW variety at 4.84 t/ha.
  • Test weight and screening levels across the trial averaged 80.5 kg/hL and 2.3%.
Lead research organisation Hart Field Site Group
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified
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Method

Crop type Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Variety
  • Variety: Type
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Randomised,Replicated,Blocked

Hart 2015

Sow date 6 May 2015
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size 1.75m x 10m
Plot replication 3
Fertiliser
  • DAP (18:20) + Zn 2% @ 100 kg/ha
  • UAN (42:0) @ 95 L/ha, 8th July
  • UAN (42:0) @ 48 L/ha, 11th Aug
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Trial results Table 1

# Variety
Protein (%) Grain yield (t/ha) Screenings (%) Test weight (kg/hL)
1 Axe 12 3.81 1.8 79.1
2 Cobra 10.3 4.45 2.4 79.1
3 Cosmick 9.4 4.48 4.5 81.1
4 Emu Rock 10.8 4.29 3.4 80.5
5 Gladius 11.5 4.15 2.4 80
6 Grenade CL Plus 10 4.37 2 80.7
7 Hatchet CL Plus 16.8 2.19 1.3 77.6
8 AGT Katana 10.8 4.34 2.2 82.4
9 Kord CL Plus 10.4 4.16 4.4 80.2
10 Mace 10.6 4.27 1.4 80.4
11 Phanto 9.6 4.59 2.3 80.6
12 Scepter (RAC2 182) 9.1 4.71 2.8 81.1
13 Scout 10 4.68 1.8 82.8
14 Shield 10.2 4.39 3.3 79.9
15 Wallup 11.7 4.06 1.3 77.1
16 Cutlass 9.4 4.45 2.2 81.5
17 Corack 10.4 4.07 1.8 80.8
18 Estoc 10.4 4.43 2 82.4
19 Trojan 9.8 4.84 2.1 81.1
20 LPB111727 10.2 4.53 2 81.1
21 LBP111728 9.7 4.47 1.6 80.7

Grain yield t/ha


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Protein %


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Screenings %


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Test weight kg/hL


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Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 5, Hart, SA Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source
Trial site Soil order
Site 5, Hart, SA Chromosol
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

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Climate

Derived climate information

No observed climate data available for this trial.
Derived climate data is determined from trial site location and national weather sources.

Site 5, Hart SA

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Some data on this site is sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology

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.



Trial last modified: 06-06-2019 15:36pm AEST