Table 2. Forage yield and forage crude protein (CP), acid detergent fiber (ADF),and neutral detergent fiber (NDF) content, of cool season, annual cereals and legumes during 1996 and 1997 at Dickinson, ND.
Forage treatment

Dry matter basis

Yield

Crude protein

ADF

NDF

tons/ac

%

 

1996

1997

1996

1997

1996

1997

1996

1997

Arvika pea

2.4

--

11.2

--

47.1

--

39.3

--

Trapper pea

--

1.4

--

13.4

--

46.1

--

51.1

Aladdin Fababean

--

0.6

--

18.3

--

49.0

--

51.2

Indianhead Black lentil

--

0.7

--

16.2

--

34.9

--

40.5

Azure barley

2.8

--

13.6

--

27.9

--

41.0

--

Haybet barley

--

1.8

--

11.3

--

32.7

--

52.4

Robert oat + Trapper pea

2.5

1.5

13.0

12.3

35.6

42.4

51.6

55.8

Bay oat + Trapper pea

2.5

--

14.5

--

33.6

--

49.0

--

Frank triticale

3.5

--

11.5

--

25.8

--

44.1

--

Frank triticale + Trapper pea

3.1

--

10.5

--

31.9

--

46.2

--

Paul oat

2.3

1.2

12.4

11.8

38.4

43.5

54.4

60.3

Paul oat + Trapper pea

2.2

1.5

12.1

12.6

35.3

45.1

52.7

53.0

Triticale 2700

4.2

1.9

10.1

11.5

26.6

40.8

48.2

63.2

Triticale 2700 + Trapper pea

3.5

2.2

10.9

10.5

27.1

43.0

45.6

58.5

Whitestone oat

2.7

1.6

10.7

10.1

45.1

43.8

58.0

64.5

Whitestone oat + Carneval pea

2.7

--

11.0

--

37.5

--

52.3

--

Whitestone oat + Trapper pea

2.6

2.0

12.3

11.8

36.1

43.5

56.3

57.6

  
Mean

2.8

1.5

11.8

12.7

34.5

42.3

49.0

55.3

CV(%)

9.2

17.0

10.4

13.0

11.1

6.7

13.7

5.3

LSD (.05)

0.4

NS1

NS

2.4

8.4

4.1

NS

4.2

1NS = not significant at the P < 0.05 level.