Hopelands

Grower: Ian Valler


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 812RRF Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%) *
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 812RRF 2.38 0.96 100.0 1.07 34 31.3 5.1 31.5 39.7 80.2
Sicot 711RRF 2.07 0.84 87.0 1.06 34 31.3 4.9 31.2 39.8 79.6
Sicot 75RRF 1.82 0.74 76.5 1.05 34 31.3 4.8 32.7 39.2 80.3
* Varietal samples ginned with a 20 saw research gin and one lint cleaner.
Year2018 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB x 4 Balance of FieldSicot 711RRF
Planted31/10/17 Picked05/05/18 Previous CropLF Sorghum Established MethodRain
Plant Stand/m8.6 Rainfall (defoliation mm)242 Incrop irrigationsN/A Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)100 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)20 Potassium (kg/ha K)0.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)0.5
Heliothis sprays2 Insect sprays2 Pix applied (L/ha)N/A Days to defoliation147