This plot is dedicated to comparing different varieties of identity-preserved soybeans.

Planting date: May 23, 2020

Date
CHU*
Rainfall* (mm)
May 23
25.0
0.0
May 30
199.6
29.6
June 6
314.3
29.6
June 13
447.2
33.2
June 20
605.5
33.2
June 27
795.1
41.2
July 4
1000.0
44.9
July 11
1203.1
53.4
July 18
1405.5
57.9
July 25
1602.6
88.2
August 1
1810.5
112.0
August 8
1989.5
173.2
August 15
2186.8
182.8
August 22
2351.4
240.9
August 29
2502.6
300.5
September 5
2652.1
314.4
September 12
2761.8
321.6
September 19
2837.0
328.1
September 26
2939.0
328.1
October 3
3050.8
360.7
October 10
3109.5
383.5
October 12
3115.2
383.5
*accumulated since planting

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Harvest / récolte

Ajico

Chiba

Auriga

Observations

Oct 12

Harvest date: October 12
Total accumulated CHU*: 3115.2
Total accumulated rainfall*: 383.5 mm
*source: 4rcast.com

Harvest Results
Ajico: 57.5 bu/ac
Auriga: 52.4 bu/ac
Chiba: 49.3 bu/ac

The Ajico variety is the clear winner in this trial when compared to Auriga, Chiba, and I.P. varieties from the competition. Check out the harvest gallery for photos and more information. Please note that sprayer tracks were made in the Chiba variety.

Aug 12

Leigh Hudson provides the following counts and observations:

Ajico

Average Population:  121,968
Average Pod Count:  34.5
Yield Estimate (bpa):  46.3
Crop Stage:  R5

Auriga

Average Population:  94,090
Average Pod Count:  53.3
Yield Estimate (bpa):  55.2
Crop Stage:  R5

Chiba

Average Population:  139,392
Average Pod Count:  26.7
Yield Estimate (bpa):  40.9
Crop Stage:  R5

Jun 23

Ajico emergence is looking good. Chiba looking really good; came out of the ground quickly and is filling the rows nicely. Auriga also looking quite good with relatively uniform emergence despite seed being untreated.

May 23

Soybeans planted in 7.5″ rows with minimum till in silty loam soil with relatively good fertility.

Ajico

Trait: Conventional
CHU: 2725
RM: 0.8
Product Features:
  • Industry leading performance
  • Impressive white mould tolerance
  • Excellent spring vigour
  • Excellent standability

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Auriga

Trait: Conventional
CHU: 2625
RM: 0.4
Product Features:
  • Impressive white mould tolerance
  • Steady performance
  • Excellent standability promotes harvest ease
  • Industry leading disease tolerance

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Chiba

Trait: Conventional
CHU: 2650
RM: 0.5
Product Features:
  • Tall plant with excellent standability
  • Promotes ease of harvest
  • High protein bean (speciality)
  • Excellent spring vigour

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