Irrigated Wheat: Achievable yields for irrigated wheat
Published: 4 Mar 2013
Irrigated wheat can yield up to eight tonnes per hectare in the northern region, given good management and adequate water around flowering time.
- Irrigated wheat can yield 8 t/ha in the northern region.
- A wheat crop of 8 t/ha requires 500 to 550 millimetres of water.
- Frequent irrigation around flowering, control of lodging and good disease control are keys to achieving high yields.
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Region North, South, West
Region: North; South; West
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