St George

Grower: James Thomas


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 71 Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 71 12.07 4.89 100.0 1.11 36 31-3 4.6 31.4 40.0 80.8
Sicot 71RRF 11.84 4.79 98.0 1.13 36 31-3 4.4 31.3 40.6 80.8
Sicot 730 11.49 4.65 95.2 1.16 37 31-3 4.4 32.7 43.2 80.9
CSX4285 9.80 3.97 81.2 1.17 37 31-3 4.9 32.5 41.2 81.0
Year2011 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB x 4 Reps Balance of FieldSicot 71
Planted29/09/10 Picked27/04/11 Previous CropCotton Established MethodRain
Plant Stand/m8.5 Rainfall (defoliation mm)396 Incrop irrigations8 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)252 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)26 Potassium (kg/ha K)0.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)0.0
Heliothis sprays10 Insect sprays10 Pix applied (L/ha)0.7 Days to defoliation178