Buckwheat Carrington
Yield Average Yield




Variety
Days

to Flower



Plant

Height





Lodging


Test Weight




1997




1998




1999


2

year



3

year

in 0-9 lbs/bu ---------------------- lbs/ac ----------------------
AC Manisoba 33.8 56.4 4.5 42.7 888 1120 2548 1834 1519
AC Springfield 34.3 53.6 4.0 41.3 824 1210 2292 1751 1442
Koban 34.5 53.5 4.3 43.7 913 1299 2450 1875 1554
Koto 33.0 49.8 3.0 45.3 1361 2314 1838
Mancan 34.3 52.5 5.3 43.6 1107 1226 2423 1825 1585
Manor 36.8 54.4 5.8 42.1 891 1058 1940 1499 1296
Mean 34.4 53.4 4.5 43.1 925 1212 2328 -- --
C.V. % 2.1 5.8 22.0 1.5 8 14 7 -- --
LSD .05 1.1 NS 1.5 1.0 118 NS 252 - --
LSD .01 1.5 NS NS 1.3 166 NS 349 - --
#REPS 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 -- --

Planting Date: May 28, 1999; Harvest Date: September 9, 1999; 0=No lodging, 9=Completely flat