Mr. Mark Seymour
|Contributor||Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development WA|
Dalwallinu, WA, WA
Identify suitable lentil varieties for WA growers.
• Over the longer term PBA Hallmark XT has outperformed PBA Hurricane XT and growers interested in IMI tolerant lentils are encouraged to try this variety on their farm
|Lead research organisation||
Department of Agriculture and Food WA
|Host research organisation||
|Trial funding source||GRDC DAW00227|
This experiment is one of a series conducted throughout WA as part of the GRDC/DPIRD co-funded project “Tactical Break Crop Agronomy in Western Australia”. Pulse Breeding Australia (PBA) provided seed for experiments. Thanks to the Wongan Hills TSU for trial management and Liebe Group for their continued support in providing trial sites. Salzar Rahman and Pam Burgess provided technical assistance to ensure all treatments and measurements occurred in a timely and accurate fashion.
|Other trial partners||Not specified|
|Sow rate or Target density||100 plants/m²|
|Sow date||24 April 2018 24 April 2018|
|Harvest date||6 November 2018 6 November 2018|
|Rainfall trial gsr (mm)||270mm|
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.