Harvest Snippets

Harvest Snippets, Issue 6, 2018

The two trials outlined in this edition of Harvest Snippets are not part of the CPT programme, but still provide useful results.


  • Second wheat cultivar performance - Mayfield, Mid Canterbury (Irrigated)
  • Winter barley cultivar performance - Geraldine, South Canterbury (Irrigated)

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Harvest Snippets, Issue 5, 2018

Due to the early harvest the autumn cereal cultivar trial statistical analysis has also been completed earlier than usual. We hope you find this information useful for this autumn’s cultivar decision making.

  • Autumn sown barley cultivar performance – Canterbury and Southland.
  • Autumn sown feed and biscuit wheat cultivar performance – Canterbury and Southland and Southern North Island.
  • May sown milling wheat cultivar performance – Canterbury.

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Harvest Snippets, Issue 4, 2018

This edition of Harvest Snippets completes our reports of the 2017/18 autumn CPT trials. Full results will be published in the Cultivar Evaluation Booklet in April.

  • Autumn sown barley cultivar performance – Canterbury and Southland.
  • Autumn sown feed and biscuit wheat cultivar performance – March vs April sown Temuka, Canterbury and Southland.
  • May sown milling wheat cultivar performance – Canterbury.

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Harvest Snippets, Issue 3, 2018

This issue of Harvest Snippets contains the following results:

  • Autumn sown feed and biscuit wheat cultivar performance – Methven and Wakanui, Mid Canterbury (Irrigated), and Oreti, Southland (Dryland).

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Harvest Snippets, Issue 2, 2018

This issue of Harvest Snippets contains the following results:

  • Autumn sown feed and biscuit wheat cultivar performance – St Andrews and Fairlie, South Canterbury; and Balfour, Southland (Dryland).
  • Autumn sown milling wheat cultivar performance – Highbank and Aylesbury, Canterbury (Irrigated).

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