Table 16. Height and yield of sudangrass varieties grown in 42" cultivated rows - 1959 season.
Variety Average Height
inches
Dry weight*
lbs. per acre
Piper 42 1825
ND 77-11 42 1493
ND 77-7 43 1410
ND 520-10 36 1410
ND 85-1 44 1410
ND 26-8 44 1327
Sweet 38 1327
ND 77-4 39 1327
ND 5-3 41 1327
ND 90-7 41 1161
ND 4-7 42 1078
ND 56-4 40 1078
ND 26-2 39 912
Average 41 1314
*Field samples consisting of 5' rows were weighed to the nearest 0.1 lb.