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© Proceedings of the 2019 Agronomy Australia Conference, 25 – 29 August 2019, Wagga Wagga, Australia © 2019. www.agronomyaustralia.org/conference-proceedings 1Quinoa agronomy in Western Australia H.S.Dhammu1, R. Snowball2, M. Warmington3, M.F. D’Antuono2 and D.L Sharma2 1 Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Northam1, South Perth2 and Kununurra3, Western Australia. Email: [email protected] Abstract AgriFutures Australia funded a research project with the objective of transitioning quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd) from a niche/cottage/organic crop to wider adoption across Australian broadacre farming environments and to develop variety options. We undertook field evaluation of quinoa advanced lines in combination with different sowing dates and seed rates at Kununurra in the north, Manjimup in the south-west and at six locations in the Wheatbelt of Western Australia. Results demonstrated that quinoa could yield well in both irrigated and rainfed c...