Harvest Snippets

Harvest Snippets, Issue 3, 2019

This issue of Harvest Snippets contains the following results:

  • Autumn sown wheat cultivar performance – Temuka (Irrigated), Oreti and Balfour (Dryland)

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Harvest Snippets, Issue 2, 2019

This issue of Harvest Snippets contains the following results:

  • Autumn sown wheat cultivar performance – Chertsey (Irrigated and Dryland), Methven (Irrigated), St Andrews (Dryland)
  • Autumn sown milling wheat cultivar performance – Dorie (Irrigated)

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Harvest Snippets, Issue 1, 2019

Welcome to the first edition of Harvest Snippets for the 2019 harvest season. This report outlines the results of FAR trials which have been harvested in recent days.

  • Autumn sown wheat cultivar performance – Palmerston North (Dryland)
  • Autumn sown barley cultivar performance – Chertsey (Irrigated) and Balfour (Dryland)
  • Nitrogen rate and timing on autumn sown oilseed rape – Hook, South Canterbury

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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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