St George

Grower: Scott Brimblecombe

Bollgard 3 Variety Trial


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
CSX10802B3F 14.19 5.74 1.26 40 21-2 4.6 32.5 43.1 82.3
CSX10803B3F 13.25 5.37 1.28 41 21-2 4.5 33.4 42.5 83.5


Balance of field


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 74BRF 13.88 5.62 1.24 40 11-2 4.7 31.7 43.2 82.1
Year2015 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB x 4 Reps Balance of FieldSicot 74BRF
Planted13/10/14 Picked28/03/15 Previous CropCotton Established MethodPre-Irrigated
Plant Stand/m9.1 Rainfall (defoliation mm)237 Incrop irrigations9 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)193 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)20 Potassium (kg/ha K)42.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)2.0
Heliothis sprays0 Insect sprays3 Pix applied (L/ha)2.1 Days to defoliation149