Proso Millet Variety Trial Carrington

Variety

Seed Color

Days to Head

1000 KWT
gms

Test Weight
lbs/bu

Grain Yield
lbs/ac

1995-97 Avg. Yield
lbs/ac

Cerise

Red

46

5.7

55.8

1658

2260

Cope

White

56

6.8

51.0

1748

- - -

Dawn

White

50

7.1

53.5

2285

2570

Earlybird

White

52

7.2

51.3

2039

2785

Huntsman

White

54

6.9

51.3

2070

2808

Minsum

White

51

7.1

51.3

2004

- - -

Rise

White

52

6.5

52.0

2386

2770

Snowbird

White

50

6.7

52.3

2100

2688

Sunrise

White

52

7.2

51.8

1841

2512

Sunup

White

53

6.6

52.8

2079

3039

Turghai

Red

49

5.6

54.7

1758

2512

 

Mean

51.2

6.7

52.5

2003

- - -

C.V. %

2.6

3.0

1.5

12.7

- - -

LSD .05

1.9

0.3

1.1

367

- - -

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