Nathan Border (NSW DPI)
|Contributor||Central West Farming Systems|
To determine the best management practices for growing the new varieties of chickpeas here in Condobolin.
Due to the lack of rainfall during spring, the resulting yields were very disappointing. Yields were too low to make any reasonable comparisons and consequently, the statistical analysis found no significant difference between treatments.
|Lead research organisation||N/A|
|Host research organisation||N/A|
I would like to acknowledge the assistance of Wendy Gill (CWFS) and the staff and research station for sowing, spraying and harvesting the trial.
Australian Agricultural Commodities, AWB and AgriGrain Narromine donated the seed for the trial.
|Other trial partners||Not specified|
|Sow rate or Target density||sowing rates: 45, 65 and 85 kg/ha|
|Sow date||31 May 2006|
|Harvest date||Not specified|
|Plot size||Not specified|
|Plot replication||Not specified|
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.