ATR Bonito – A Top Performer
ATR Bonito is an early to early-mid season triazine tolerant variety that has done exceptionally well in National Variety Trials (NVT). ATR Bonito has proven comparable advantages to a F1 hybrid and represents a classic plant model for future varieties. Highly adaptable to a range of environments, Bonito is quality tested for class leading vigour.
|Alternate to||ATR Gem, Hyola®559TT Crusher TT|
|Recommended growing areas||WA, SA, VIC, NSW|
An EPR (End Point Royalty) of $5 per tonne (ex GST) applies to ATR Bonito
|NSW||2014 – Bonito – NSW|
|VIC||2014 – Bonito – VIC|
|SA||2014 – Bonito – SA|
|Variety||Crusher TT||ATR Stingray||Pioneer Sturt TT||ATR Bonito|
|Oil Avg (%)||42.0||44.0||43.1||44.7|
|Yield Avg (MT/HA)||1.44||1.49||1.43||1.46|
17 WA NVT trials with all varieties represented where trial mean yield was less than 2MT/HA (2012, 2013)
|Variety||Crusher TT||Hyola® 559TT||ATR Bonito|
|Oil Avg (%)||41.2||43.8||44.9|
|Yield Avg (MT/HA)||2.16||2.19||2.15|
|Yield % of Trial Mean||107%||109%||107%|
Gross income calculated using $500/MT plus or minus oil bonification.
43 NVT trials in Eastern states with all varieties represented with an average trial mean yield of 2.01MT/HA (2012,2013). Oil data is 2012 only, 2013 data was unavailable at time of printing.
More data will be available soon.
For the most up-to-date NVT Data in your region please contact your local Nuseed representative today.
“Bonito showed top vigour and the pod size is exceptional.” – Simon & Bradley Jaeschke, Clare SA