27 September 1996

Binova evaluation

TRITICALE variety Binova outyielded Riband by 24% in a first wheat situation and outdid Riband and Brigadier by 14% in a third wheat situation on Dalgetys Throws Farm this year.

It has short, stiff straw, drought tolerance and disease resistance. The company is inviting growers to undertake commercial evaluations of the new variety.n