St George

Grower: Scott Brimblecombe


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 289B Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 71BR 9.83 3.98 100.7 1.12 36 21-3 4.6 30.7 37.7 81.2
Sicot 289B 9.76 3.95 100.0 1.16 37 21-2 4.6 30.9 37.0 80.3
Sicot 289BR 9.63 3.90 98.6 1.14 37 21-2 4.6 31.7 36.5 81.1
DP 570BGII 9.34 3.78 95.7 1.16 37 21-3 4.5 30.3 34.8 80.3
Sicot 80B 9.33 3.78 95.5 1.19 38 21-3 4.5 30.9 36.4 81.1
Sicala 60BR 9.08 3.68 93.1 1.15 37 31-3 4.5 33.4 36.9 81.7
Year2004 Trial TypeBGII Trial DesignRCB x 4 Reps Balance of FieldSicot 289B
Planted30/09/03 Picked20/04/04 Previous CropCotton Established MethodPre-Irrigated
Plant Stand/m12.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)520 Incrop irrigations8 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)120 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)15 Potassium (kg/ha K)0.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)2.0
Heliothis sprays0 Insect sprays4 Pix applied (L/ha)0.0 Days to defoliation176