Silage Forage - Dryland                     Carrington
Yield
Forage Treatment Variety Seeding
Rate
Harvest
Stage
Plant Height Harv. Moist. 70% M. Dry Wt. Crude Protein ADF NDF TDN RFV
    PLS or lb/ac
(1,000s)
  inch % ton/ac --------------- % ---------------
   
Forage Sorghum BMR-100 70 Fully headed 100 79.5 18 5.3 9.3 39 65 51 83
Corn Cargill 2777 21 50% milk line 98 67.9 22 6.7 7.3 31 59 61 102
Corn /F. soybean C. 2777/Donegal 21/50 lbs 50% m.l./f. pod *98 71.7 21 6.4 8.2 31 57 62 107
Forage Sorghum High Energy 7 lbs 50 % headed 106 77.0 21 6.3 7.6 38 61 52 92
Pearl Millet Milstar 7 lbs Fully headed 98 66.0 18 5.5 10.0 45 70 44 72
Sorghum /sudan Grazex II 7 lbs Fully headed 120 68.3 19 5.7 9.0 42 67 47 77
                         
Mean 104 71.7 20 6.0 8.6 38 63 53 89
C.V.% 2.9 3.6 12 12 16.5 6.5 5.3 6.0 9.3
LSD.05       5 4.7 NS NS NS 4.5 6.1 5.7 15.1
*Soybean plant height averaged 49 inches with a lodging score of 5.3 in the corn/soybean mix
Planting Date=June 6; Harvest Date=Sept 26; Previous Crop=Soybeans