Wathagar

Grower: Nick Gillingham

Bollgard 3 Variety Trial


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
CSX10802B3F 15.97 6.47 1.2 38 31-3 4.2 31.9 42.5 80.9
CSX69804B3F 14.87 6.02 1.19 38 31-3 4.2 32.1 38.9 82.6
CSX10803B3F 14.40 5.83 1.26 40 31-3 4.0 34.0 40.5 82.3


Balance of field


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 74BRF 15.20 6.15 1.19 38 31-3 4.4 31.4 42.5 81.4
Year2015 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignN/A Balance of FieldN/A
Planted30/10/14 Picked27/04/15 Previous CropWheat Established MethodWatered Up
Plant Stand/m11.7 Rainfall (defoliation mm)145 Incrop irrigations7 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)309 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)9 Potassium (kg/ha K)50.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)0.5
Heliothis sprays0 Insect sprays5 Pix applied (L/ha)N/A Days to defoliation153