Field pea, inoculation types, LRZ South Australian Mallee (Loxton), South Australia

2018
CC BY 4.0

Research organisatons
Funding sources

Trial details

Researcher(s) Jason Brand (RHO Environmetrics)
Ray Correll (RHO Environmetrics)
Abby Griffin (Ag Vic)
Michael Moodie (Frontier Farming Systems)
Year(s) 2018
Contributor Southern Pulse Agronomy
Trial location(s) Loxton, SA
Field pea, inoculation types, LRZ South Australian Mallee (Loxton), South Australia locations
Aims

To evaluate effectiveness of commercially available inoculant products to increase nodulation in field pea. 

Key messages
  • The inoculation treatments did not significantly affect the number of nodules per plant despite the paddock having no history of chickpea production.  However, field pea production was influenced by the treatments.
Lead research organisation Agriculture Victoria
Host research organisation Agriculture Victoria
Trial funding source GRDC DAV00150
Trial funding source AgVic
Trial funding source SARDI
Related program Southern Pulse Agronomy
Acknowledgments

Please see the 'Introduction and Acknowledgments' document, under the 'Trial report and attachments' tab. 


Other trial partners South Australian Research and Development Institute, Birchip Cropping Group, Frontier Farming Systems and Southern Farming Systems
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Method

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

Loxton 2018

Sow rate or Target density 45 plants/m2
Sowing machinery

On 28cm row spacing

Sow date 26 May 2018
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
Fertiliser

50 kg/ha Granulock Z  
 

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Trial last modified: 22-08-2019 15:21pm AEST