Table 26. Comparative yields - Oat Variety Trials 1954-1959
Description Yield in bushels per acre Averages
1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 '58-'59 '57-'59 '56-59 '55-'59 '54-'59
Gopher 28.7 78..8 21.4 75.9 80.4 35.9 58.2 64.1 53.4 58.5 53.5
Marion 28.9 70.6 20.3 78.8 65.6 33.2 49.4 59.2 49.5 53.7 49.6
Ajax 28.6 66.7 21.4 74.4 63.3 32.5 47.9 56.7 47.9 51.7 47.8
Andrew 30.4 57.4 33.3 61.8 72.9 33.2 53.1 56.0 50.3 51.7 48.2
Mo. 0-205 30.4 65.4 24.7 75.2 67.5 35.8 51.7 59.5 50.8 53.7 49.8
Ransom 65.2 25.2 55.6 63.8 34.2 49.0 51.2 44.7 48.8
Minhafer 63.4 63.6 26.8 45.2 51.3
Burnett 77.3 63.2 28.7 46.0 56.4
Rodney 26.2 71.1 22.5 63.9 64.3 39.8 52.1 56.0 47.6 52.3 48.0
Garry sel. 27.8 71.6 19.5 61.3 64.9 37.2 51.1 54.5 45.7 50.9 47.1
Sauk 23.0 77.0 68.5 38.1 53.5 61.2 51.7
Vicar hullless1 68.0 41.4 54.7
LSD @ 5% 4.2 8.5 5.2 7.3 10.4 2.9
1Yield adjusted to allow 30% for hull.


Table 27. Agronomic data from the North Central Uniform Oat Nursery - 1959
Description Yield - Bu per acre Test Wt. Ht. Inches Dates
1 2 3 Av. Head Ripe
Ajax x (Hawk - Vict.) 18.8 22.0 22.4 21.1 28.0 22 6-28 7-22
Ajax x Ransom 12.0 12.8 15.6 13.5 32.0 22 6-25 7-22
Andrew 10.0 22.0 20.0 17.3 31.0 19 6-26 7-22
Beav. x (Gar. - Clint.) x Clintland 10.0 14.0 14.8 12.9 32.0 19 6-27 7-22
(B-R x H-J) x Landh.) x Andrew3 5.2 21.6 22.0 16.3 32.0 20 6-27 7-22
Clintland 4.0 10.8 15.2 10.0 30.0 20 6-27 7-22
Clintland 60 4.4 11.2 11.6 9.1 30.0 20 6-27 7-22
Clintl5x)Landh x (MxHJ) x Andrew) 4.0 11.2 10.0 8.4 30.0 20 6-27 7-22
Clintland irradiated 3.2 10.0 11.2 8.1 30.0 20 6-27 7-22
Clintl x (Gar x Hawk. -Vict.) 4.4 15.6 14.0 11.3 30.0 20 6-26 7-22
Clintl x (Gar x Hawk. -Vict.) 13.2 24.0 25.6 20.9 31.5 18 6-28 7-22
Clintl x (Gar x Hawk. -Vict.) 14.0 24.0 22.0 20.0 31.0 19 6-26 7-25
Clintl x (Gar x Hawk. -Vict.) 6.4 7.2 15.8 9.8 30.0 18 6-22 7-22
Clinton 59 7.8 16.8 16.8 13.8 31.5 22 6-22 7-22
Clint. x (Vict. x H-B)XVictory 4.0 11.2 13.2 9.5 30.0 17 6-22 7-22
Col-Mar x (Vict. x H-B) x Vict x H-A) 9.6 14.4 20.0 14.7 32.0 21 6-22 7-22
Goodfield 7.6 10.0 12.0 9.9 30.0 18 6-22 7-22
Gopher 13.2 16.8 18.0 16.0 33.0 20 6-22 7-22
Landh x (Mindo x H-J) x Andrew 12.0 18.0 23.6 17.9 32.5 19 6-25 7-22
Macon 11.6 14.0 17.2 14.3 32.5 22 6-22 7-22
Mark-Rainb x D69 - Bond 11.6 14.4 18.4 14.8 32.5 19 6-21 7-22
Minhafer 17.2 20.4 24.8 20.8 30.0 20 6-26 7-24
Minton 18.8 21.6 26.8 22.4 26.5 20 6-26 7-25
Mo 0 - 205 21.2 17.6 25.2 21.3 32.5 20 6-24 7-22
Nehawka 9.6 11.2 16.4 12.4 32.5 19 6-22 7-22
Rodney x Landh - Forvic 15.2 12.0 16.8 14.7 32.5 19 6-22 7-22
Rodney x (SF x Clinton3) 17.2 18.0 20.4 18.5 32.0 20 6-25 7-22
Simcoe 23.2 26.0 28.0 25.7 31.0 21 6-26 7-22
(Vict x H-B) x Spooner) x Ransom 9.6 13.6 22.8 15.3 32.5 23 6-22 7-22