Canopy management MRZ Wimmera (Pimpinio) and HRZ South West (Westmere), Victoria

2014
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Research organisatons
Funding sources

Trial details

Researcher(s) Jason Brand (DEDJTRVic)
Keisha Savage (DEDJTRVic)
Year(s) 2014
Contributor Southern Pulse Agronomy
Trial location(s) Pimpinio, VIC
Westmere, VIC
Canopy management MRZ Wimmera (Pimpinio) and HRZ South West (Westmere), Victoria locations
Aims
  • To determine the effect of agronomic practices, various herbicides and a plant growth regulant canopy architecture and grain yield of faba bean.
Key messages
  • No canopy management treatments had a positive effect on grain yield in 2014, and many caused a significant yield reduction.
Lead research organisation Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources VIC
Host research organisation N/A
Trial funding source GRDC DAV00113
Trial funding source DEPIVic
Trial funding source SARDI
Trial funding source DPI NSW
Related program Southern Pulse Agronomy
Acknowledgments
  • Technical support: Jason Ellifson, Keisha Savage, Russel Argall, Stuart Sherriff, Peter Maynard, John Nairn, Leigh Davis.
  • Industry Collaborators: Matt Rodda and Peter Kennedy, Pulse Breeding Australia, DEDJTR Horsham Victoria; Kristy Hobson, Pulse Breeding Australia, DPI – Tamworth NSW; Jeff Paull, Pulse Breeding Australia, University of Adelaide South Australia; Mary Raynes, Pulse Australia.
  • We are grateful for the support we receive from the numerous commercial agronomists and seed commercialising companies.

Other trial partners Pulse Breeding Australia, The University of Adelaide, Pulse Australia
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Method

Crop type Faba beans
Treatment type(s)
  • Crop
Trial type
Trial design

Pimpinio 2014

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

Westmere 2014

Sow date Not specified
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
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Trial source data and summary not available
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Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Pimpinio, VIC Not specified
Westmere, VIC Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source: ASRIS
Trial site Soil order
Pimpinio, VIC Vertosol
Westmere, VIC Sodosol
Soil Moisture Source: BOM/ANU
Average amount of water stored in the soil profile during the year, estimated by the OzWALD model-data fusion system.
Year Pimpinio VIC Westmere VIC
2014 210.2mm270.3mm
2013 226.5mm276.8mm
2012 224.9mm283.8mm
2011 259.7mm298.9mm
2010 291.1mm312.9mm
2009 300.2mm255.7mm
2008 319.6mm258.3mm
2007 361.1mm269.7mm
2006 384.0mm258.1mm
2005 423.4mm296.9mm
2004 447.0mm313.1mm
2003 515.8mm355.9mm
2002 529.0mm398.5mm
2001 575.6mm431.2mm
2000 623.8mm433.1mm
National soil grid Source: CSIRO/TERN
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.

Pimpinio VIC

Westmere VIC

Pimpinio VIC

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Westmere VIC

NOTE: Exact trial site locality unknown - Climate data may not be accurate
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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: 28-08-2019 14:20pm AEST