Proso Millet                   Carrington
Variety Days to Head Days to PM Plant Height Plant
Lodge
1000
KWT
Test
Weight
1998 Seed Yield 1999 Seed Yield Seed
Yield
3-yr. Avg. Seed Yield
      inch 0-9 gram lb/ac lb/ac lb/ac lb/ac lb/ac
   
Cerise 50.5 72.0 58.4 4.5 5.5 55.3 1195 2526 1868 1863
Crown 53.5 74.3 59.8 2.0 5.2 53.8 -- -- 1809 --
Dawn 54.0 74.8 53.5 5.8 5.7 51.3 -- 2843 1860 --
Earlybird 57.3 84.3 57.1 5.0 6.8 51.3 1115 2704 2303 2041
Huntsman 58.3 83.8 57.9 4.8 6.4 52.1 1010 2805 2296 2037
Minsum 52.3 76.5 55.5 7.3 6.0 50.3 -- 2992 1492 --
Rise 54.0 81.0 55.4 3.8 6.0 51.5 1662 2608 2405 2225
Snowbird 54.0 78.0 54.7 5.0 4.9 47.9 -- 2964 1573 --
Sunrise 57.8 84.0 59.0 4.3 6.6 51.3 1113 3272 2092 2159
Sunup 55.3 78.8 55.7 2.5 4.9 51.1 1330 3017 1805 2051
Turghai 51.5 72.8 61.7 2.5 5.1 54.1 1076 2595 1569 1747
                     
MEAN 54.4 78.2 57.2 4.3 5.7 51.8 1214 2833 1916 --
C.V.% 1.1 0.9 4.0 21.8 5.7 2.8 20.0 12.3 11.0 --
LSD.05 0.9 1.0 3.3 1.4 0.6 2.1 361 NS 305 --
Planting Date = June 5;  Harvest Date = September 8**;  Previous Crop = Soybean
** Prior to harvest, each variety was first swathed soon after reaching PM.