Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development WA

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development WA is the amalgamation of the former Departments of Agriculture and Food; Fisheries; Regional Development together with staff from the State’s nine Regional Development Commissions, to provide a strong and unified service for Western Australia’s vital primary industries and regions.

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Years: 2014 to 2020
44 published trials
31 uploaded trial reports
26 trial sites
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Aims:

  • To better define the sowing and flowering window of lentils in WA.
  • To evaluate the response of released and near-release lentil lines to a wide range of sowing times.

Crop type: Lentils 1 trial Sowing Timing
Grass Patch, WA
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  • Demonstrate how to improve the safety of soil applied herbicides by the timing of application and the condition of the furrow.
  • To demonstrate tolerance of latest lentil varieties to old and new herbicides.

Crop type: Lentils 1 trial Herbicide Application
Grass Patch, WA
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To determine if chickpea respond to applied nitrogen.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Mt Ridley,
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To determine if chickpea respond to applied nitrogen.

 

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Fertiliser Rate
Grass Patch, WA
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To determine if faba bean responds to applied nitrogen.

Crop type: Faba beans 1 trial Fertiliser Timing
Gibson, WA
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To determine if lentil responds to applied nitrogen.

Crop type: Lentils 1 trial Fertiliser Timing
Mt Ridley,
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To identify herbicide sensitivities of new or potential new chickpea varieties with the view to reduce their yield losses due to herbicide damage.

Crop type: Chickpeas 2 trials Herbicide Timing
Dongara,
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To identify herbicide sensitivities of new or potential new chickpea varieties with the view to reduce their yield losses due to herbicide damage.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Herbicide Timing
Merredin, WA
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To identify herbicide sensitivities of new lentil varieties with the view to reduce their yield losses due to herbicide damage.

Crop type: Lentils 1 trial Herbicide Timing
Dongara,
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To identify herbicide sensitivities of new lentil varieties with the view to reduce their yield losses due to herbicide damage.

Crop type: Lentils 1 trial Herbicide Timing
Merredin, WA
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To identify herbicide sensitivities of new lupin varieties with the view to reduce their yield losses due to herbicide damage. Mandelup was included as a standard variety for comparison in the trial.

Blue lupins are problematic in narrow leave lupin production, especially in the Northern Agriculture Region of WA Wheatbelt and no herbic… read more

Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Herbicide Timing
Bruce Ley, WA
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To identify herbicide sensitivities of new lupin varieties with the view to reduce their yield losses due to herbicide damage. Mandelup was included as a standard variety for comparison in the trial.

Blue lupins are problematic in narrow leave lupin production, especially in the Northern Agriculture Region of WA Wheatbelt and no herbic… read more

Crop type: Lupins 1 trial Herbicide Timing
Wongan Hills Research Station, WA
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To test the following hypotheses:
1. Low plant density will not reduce yield of early April sown wheat
2. Delayed nitrogen application will not affect grain yield
3. Agronomy can offset yield reductions from grazing wheat sown in early April

Crop type: Wheat 4 trials Fertiliser Timing Grazing Sowing Row spacing Variety Type
Gibson, WA Katanning, WA Muresk, WA Yuna, WA
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To investigate yield and phenology of canola varieties when sown in March to provide better advice to agronomists and growers about the best varieties to use and safe sowing and flowering windows.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Sowing Timing Variety Type
Tenindewa, WA
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To investigate yield and phenology of canola varieties when sown in March to provide better advice to agronomists and growers about the best varieties to use and safe sowing and flowering windows.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Sowing Timing Variety Type
Wongan Hills Research Station, WA
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To investigate yield and phenology of canola varieties when sown in March to provide better advice to agronomists and growers about the best varieties to use and safe sowing and flowering windows.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Sowing Timing Variety Type
Westdale, WA
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To determine if spacing lupin (Lupinus angustifolius L) and canola (Brassica napus) plants in more uniform geometric patterns can improve yield of these species in the Northern Agricultural Region of Western Australia.

Crop type: Canola,Lupins 2 trials Sowing Row spacing
Woorree, WA
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Identify suitable lentil varieties for WA growers.

Crop type: Lentils 1 trial Variety Type
Dalwallinu, WA, WA
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Identify suitable lentil varieties for WA growers.

Crop type: Lentils 1 trial Variety Type
Merredin, WA
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To identify suitable Lentil varities for WA growers.

Crop type: Lentils 1 trial Variety Type
MIG, WA
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To investigate the efficacy of newly registered fungicides for control of ascochyta in chickpea.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Fungicide Type
MIG, WA
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To investigate the efficacy of newly registered fungicides for control of ascochyta in chickpea.

Crop type: Chickpeas 1 trial Fungicide Fungicide Application
MIG, WA
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This trial is the second year of the trial series comparing the performance and response of two breeding lines (03198-18, named Kowari , and 06204-16, named Bilby ) … read more

Crop type: Oats 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Sowing Rate
Lake Grace, ACT
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This trial is the second year of the trial series comparing the performance and response of two breeding lines (03198-18, named Kowari, and 06204-16, named Bilby) and two benchmark varieties (Carrolup and Williams) to changes in nitrogen and plant density in medium rainfall environments.

Crop type: Oats 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Sowing Rate
Brookton, WA
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This trial is the second year of the trial series comparing the performance and response of two breeding lines (03198-18, named Kowari , and 06204-16, named Bilby ) … read more

Crop type: Oats 1 trial Fertiliser Rate Sowing Rate
Yerecoin, WA
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To evaluate if retaining OP canola seed leads to reduced yield or oil.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Crop
Cunderdin, WA
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To evaluate if retaining OP canola seed leads to reduced yield or oil.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Crop
Grass Patch, WA
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To evaluate if retaining OP canola seed leads to reduced yield or oil.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Crop
Merredin, WA
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To determine the appropriate sowing time by variety combination to maximise the grain yield and quality of wheat in different environments in Western Australia.

Crop type: Wheat 4 trials Sowing Sowing Timing Variety Type
Gibson, WA Katanning, WA Merredin, WA Mullewa, WA
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  • To determine if retaining canola seed leads to reduced yield, oil and financial return.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Crop Crop Rotation
Grass Patch, WA
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  • To determine if early sown canola benefits from seed dressings in low rainfall environments.

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Pesticide Application
Salmon Gums east, Ted’s Road, WA
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  1. To see if matching canola and lupin variety maturity to sowing time would increase yields
  2. To compare the time of sowing response of canola and narrow leaf lupin

Crop type: Canola,Lupins 2 trials Crop Type
Bruce Ley, WA
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To measure the grain yield increase to copper fertiliser applied as a granule, seed dressing and foliar application

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser
Kensington, WA
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Measure the grain yield increase to copper fertiliser applied as a granule, seed dressing and foliar application

Crop type: Wheat 1 trial Fertiliser
Kensington, WA
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To investigate the response to changing the nitrogen rate and changing the time of application. Canola yield and oil will be measured and RR hybrids will be compared with open-pollinated TT types (OP TT).

Crop type: Canola 1 trial Fertiliser Timing
Holt Rock, ACT
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