Bourke

Grower: Mark Fulton


Variety Yield
(bales/ha)
Yield
(bales/ac)
% of Sicot 71BR Staple
(decimal)
Staple
(imperial)
Manual Class Micronaire Strength
(gms/tex)
Turnout
(%)
Uniformity
(%)
Sicot 71BR 12.78 5.18 100.0 1.16 37 21-3 4.7 32.8 40.8 83.9
DP 570BGII 12.06 4.88 94.3 1.19 38 21-2 4.5 32.1 37.4 83.0
Sicot 289BR 12.02 4.87 94.0 1.19 38 21-2 4.7 32.9 38.0 84.2
Sicot 289B 11.89 4.81 93.0 1.22 39 21-2 4.7 32.8 38.5 84.1
Sicot 80B 11.63 4.71 91.0 1.19 38 21-2 4.6 32.3 38.3 83.8
Year2005 Trial TypeBGII Trial DesignRCB x 4 Reps Balance of FieldDP 570BGII
Planted07/10/04 Picked13/04/05 Previous CropLong Fallow Established MethodRain
Plant Stand/m12.0 Rainfall (defoliation mm)40 Incrop irrigations8 Soil applied insecticideNo
Nitrogen (kg/ha N)155 Phosphorus (kg/ha P)20 Potassium (kg/ha K)0.0 Zinc (kg/ha Z)2.5
Heliothis sprays0 Insect sprays3 Pix applied (L/ha)1.5 Days to defoliation138