Break crop species by variety, MRZ Mid North (Eudunda), South Australia Break crop species by variety, MRZ Mid North (Warnertown), South Australia Break crop species by variety, MRZ South East (Mundulla), South Australia Break crop species by variety, MRZ

2019
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Research organisaton
Southern Pulse Agronomy

Trial details

Researcher(s) Sarah Day
Amanda Pearce
Penny Roberts
Year(s) 2019
Contributor Southern Pulse Agronomy
Trial location(s) Warnertown, SA
Break crop species by variety, MRZ Mid North (Eudunda), South Australia Break crop species by variety, MRZ Mid North (Warnertown), South Australia Break crop species by variety, MRZ South East (Mundulla), South Australia Break crop species by variety, MRZ locations
Aims

To evaluate the suitability of different pulse species as break crops for different climatic, soil and biotic stress conditions.

Key messages

Biomass and grain yield performance of varieties differed between environments, particularly when there were major differences in soil characteristics and rainfall.

Warnertown SA 2019

Six break crop species (and their varieties) 

Lead research organisation Southern Pulse Agronomy
Host research organisation N/A
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments

The research undertaken as part of the GRDC-funded Southern Pulse Agronomy project is made possible by the significant contributions of growers through both trial cooperation and the support of the GRDC and the authors would like to thank them for their continued support. The continued assistance in trial management from SARDI Agronomy groups at Clare, Minnipa, Struan and Port Lincoln is gratefully acknowledged and appreciated. The authors would also like to gratefully acknowledge SARDI Plant Pathology and Soil Biology groups for their scientific input and assistance, as well as advisors and grower groups involved in the project.


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Trial last modified: 28-06-2021 13:53pm AEST