Chinchilla

Grower: Brian Bender


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 746B3F Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 714B3F 4.40 1.78 No Data 1.16 37 21/3 4.9 32.2 44.3 83.5
Sicot 746B3F 4.29 1.73 No Data 1.17 37 21/3 4.9 33.2 47.5 82.6
Year2016 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB*2 Balance of Field746B3F
Planted15/12/15 Picked27/05/16 Previous CropBarley LF Established MethodRain
Plant Stand/m10.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)283 Incrop irrigations0 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)46 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)9 Potassium (kg/ha K)12.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)0.2
Heliothis spraysN/A Insect sprays2 Pix applied (L/ha)0.3 Days to defoliation145