Silage Forage - Irrigated                     Carrington
Yield
Forage Treatment Variety Seeding
Rate
Harvest
Stage
Plant Height Harv. Moist. 70% Moist. Dry Wt. Crude Protein ADF NDF TDN RFV
    PLS or lb/ac
(1000's)
  inch % ton/ac --------------- % ---------------
   
Forage Sorghum BMR-100 90 90 % headed 103 78.8 29.7 8.9 7.3 39 63 51 87
Sorghum-Sudan BMR-301 90 Early boot 110 80.8 25.2 7.6 6.8 42 63 47 83
Corn Cargill 2777 28 25 % milk line 101 72.5 32.3 9.7 6.7 31 54 62 114
Forage sorghum High Energy 7 lbs 25 % headed 108 78.3 30.6 9.2 7.8 42 62 48 86
Pearl Millet Milstar 7 lbs Fully headed 96 71.1 23.1 6.9 7.0 46 69 42 72
Sorghum-sudan Grazex II 7 lbs Fully headed 123 70.1 30.1 9.0 7.4 45 67 43 74
Corn Cargill 2710 28 Init. dent-milk 99 73.3 33.3 10.0 7.4 35 58 56 100
                         
Mean 106 75 29.2 8.8 7.2 40 62 50 88
C.V. % 2.4 1.5 6.6 6.6 18.9 5.7 5.8 5.9 10.5
LSD.05       4.5 2 3.4 1.0 NS 4.1 6.4 5.2 16.5
Planting Date=June 6; Harvest Date=Sept 26; Previous Crop=Durum