Wathagar

Grower: Ian Seery


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 289BR Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 71BR 9.90 4.01 118.5 1.12 36 31-3 4.6 32.5 37.5 81.9
Sicala 60BR 9.59 3.88 114.7 1.16 37 31-3 4.3 33.5 37.5 81.8
Sicala V-3BR 9.17 3.71 109.7 1.14 37 31-3 4.6 33.8 35.0 82.2
Sicot 289BR 8.36 3.38 100.0 1.15 37 21-3 4.3 32.3 34.7 82.1
Year2004 Trial TypeStack Trial DesignRCB x 4Reps Balance of FieldSicala V-3RRI
Planted14/10/03 Picked29/04/04 Previous CropFallow Established MethodFallow Moisture
Plant Stand/m12.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)0 Incrop irrigations8 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)300 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)26 Potassium (kg/ha K)0.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)2.0
Heliothis sprays2 Insect sprays4 Pix applied (L/ha)0.4 Days to defoliation165