Annual Forage Trial - Dryland Silage Carrington

Treatment

Seed Source

Cultivar

Plant Height in

Harvest Moisture
%

Yield 70% M
%

Yield DM Basis
ton/acre

1995-97 Avg. Yield
70% M
ton/acre

 

Corn-1

Dekalb

DK343

97

66.1

14.4

4.3

16.3

Corn-2

Cargill

2777

93

71.3

14.2

4.2

- - -

Corn-3

Mycogen

TMF94

107

72.5

16.2

4.9

- - -

Corn/Soybean

Dekalb/

DK343/Williams 82

91

69.9

13.7

4.1

16.4

Forage Sorghum-1

Agripro

High Energy

77

72.0

16.0

4.8

17.8

Forage Sorghum-2

Cargill

Mor-Cane II

77

74.0

16.5

4.9

- - -

Pearl Millet

Agripro

Hy-Pro

76

66.0

12.6

3.8

15.5

Sorghum-Sudan

Cenex

Highland Sweet

96

68.7

15.4

4.6

16.5

Sudangrass

Cenex

True

87

62.3

13.9

4.2

14.2

Sunflower

Kaystar

Sunbird II

72

70.7

11.5

3.5

12.7

 

Mean

87.5

69.3

14.4

4.33

- - -

C.V. %

4.9

2.9

11.6

11.6

- - -

LSD .05

7.4

3.5

2.9

0.86

- - -

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