Annual Forage Trial - Dryland Hay: Warm-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

Fenugreek

Common

20

75.2

1.6

1.4

- - -

Foxtail Millet-1

German

42

76.6

4.3

3.6

3.7

Foxtail Millet-2

Siberian

35

84.9

2.6

2.2

2.4

Oat

Whitestone

41

74.6

3.1

2.6

3.2

Oat/Field Pea-1

Whitestone/Trapper

42

77.6

2.5

2.1

2.6

Pearl Millet-1

Hypro

57

86.0

3.3

2.8

2.5

Pearl Millet-2

Tifleaf-1

41

86.4

3.1

2.6

2.7

Proso Millet-1

Sunup

51

82.3

3.2

2.7

2.8

Proso Millet-2

Red Leonard

47

77.2

2.8

2.4

2.9

Sorghum-Sudan

Sudax ST6E

70

82.8

3.2

2.7

2.3

Sudangrass

Piper

64

79.7

3.1

2.6

2.2

 

Mean

46.3

80.3

2.96

2.51

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C.V. %

5.4

1.9

15.2

15.2

- - -

LSD .05

3.6

2.2

0.6

0.6

- - -

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