Annual Forage Trial - Dryland Hay: Cool-Season Carrington

Treatment

Cultivar

Plant Height
in

Harvest Moisture
%

Yield
15% M
ton/acre

Yield
DM Basis
ton/acre

1995-97 Avg. Yield
15% M
ton/acre

Barley

Azure

32

84.4

2.8

2.4

2.8

Fababean

Aladin

42

82.2

2.3

1.9

2.9

Field pea

Trapper

55

80.2

2.6

2.2

- - -

Grasspea

AC Greenfix

41

79.8

2.0

1.7

1.9

Hairy Vetch

Madison

50

79.4

2.0

1.7

- - -

Lentil

Indianhead

18

76.2

2.2

1.9

1.6

Oat-1

Whitestone

35

72.2

4.2

3.6

3.0

Oat-2

Paul

43

77.3

3.3

2.8

- - -

Oat/F. Pea-1

Whitestone/Trapper

35/55

73.6

4.2

3.5

3.0

Oat/F. Pea-2

Paul/Arvika

40/60

76.8

3.7

3.1

- - -

Oat/F. Pea-3

Paul/Trapper

42/51

80.9

2.9

2.4

2.3

Oat/F. Pea-4

Paul/Carneval

43/35

78.1

3.6

3.1

- - -

Oat/F. Pea-5

CLOL 1

37/51

75.3

3.6

3.1

- - -

Spring Rye

Gazelle

47

76.9

2.4

2.0

- - -

Triticale-1

Trical 2700

46

72.1

4.1

3.5

2.9

Triticale/F. Pea-1

Trical 2700/Trapper

44/40

75.8

3.8

3.2

2.7

 

Mean

40.6/48.7

77.6

3.09

2.63

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C.V. %

6.1

5.1

21.1

21.1

- - -

LSD .05

3.5

5.6

0.9

0.8

- - -

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