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COMPARISON OF THE PRODUCTION OF GRAIN SORGHUM, FORAGE SORGHUM, SUDAN GRASS AND CORN WHEN GROWN IN A TWO YEAR ROTATION WITH WHEAT

Table 39. Silage Yields in the Corn Sorghum - Sudan Grass Trial. 1965
Crop Yield of Silage - Tons/Acre @ 70% Moisture
1 2 3 Average
Corn 6.9 5.7 6.6 6.4
Forage Sorghum 5.1 4.4 4.4 4.5
Sudan Grass 4.4 4.6 4.4 4.5

 

Table 40. Wheat Yields in the Corn-Sorghum Sudan Grass Trial. 1965.
Treatment Wheat On: Yield - Bushels Per Acre
1 2 3 Average
Cornland 20.4 26.7 27.5 24.9
Sorghum Stubble 29.1 29.8 24.3 27.7
Sudan Grass Stubble 25.1 20.4 26.7 24.1

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