North Star

Grower: TA Fields


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 748B3F Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%) *
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 714B3F 1.59 0.64 117.5 1.03 33 31-3 4.6 25.9 40.5 79.8
Sicot 746B3F 1.37 0.55 100.9 1.07 34 31-3 4.6 29.2 41.8 81.5
Sicot 748B3F 1.35 0.55 100.0 1.06 34 31-3 4.7 27.2 39.7 80.4
* Varietal samples ginned with a 20 saw research gin and one lint cleaner.
Year2018 Trial TypeN/A Trial DesignRCB Balance of FieldSicot 748B3F
Planted26/10/17 Picked21/03/18 Previous CropLF Wheat Established MethodRain
Plant Stand/m11.3 Rainfall (defoliation mm)174 Incrop irrigationsN/A Soil applied insecticideN/A
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)70 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)1 Potassium (kg/ha K)2.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)0.2
Heliothis sprays0 Insect sprays2 Pix applied (L/ha)0.0 Days to defoliation125