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BARLEY VARIETY TRIALS

Table 18 - Barley variety trial
Variety Avg. yield Test weight Heading date Height inches
Hector 61 48.5 7-15 27.0
Vanguard 45 49.0 7-15 26.5
Steptoe 49 42.0 7-19 23.0
Firlbecks III 55 50.0 7-15 28.0
Multum 64 45.5 7-15 26.0
Georgie 61 47.5 7-15 24.5
Nordic 52 48.0 7-15 26.5
Lud 67 47.0 7-15 23.5
Dickson 50 49.5 7-15 27.5
Beacon 51 46.5 7-14 26.0
Conquest 45 49.5 7-14 27.5
Bonanza 44 48.5 7-14 27.0
Manker 47 50.0 7-14 26.5
Karl 49 49.5 7-14 21.5
Klages 51 46.0 7-16 26.0
Shabet 58 46.0 7-16 26.0
RPB 261-70 66 48.5 7-16 26.0
ND231 48 49.5 7-13 27.5
ND718 52 48.0 7-13 26.0
ND759 60 46.5 7-13 27.5
ND1156 50 48.5 7-15 27.5
ND1311 59 48.0 7-15 27.0
 
Standard error of a treatment mean 2.9      
L.s.d. @ 5% 8.2      
The c.v. = P.C. 10.9      

 

Table 19 - Long term comparison of barley varieties
Variety 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 5-Yr. Avg.
Nordic 33 59 67 39 52 50
Vanguard 41 63 75 48 45 54
Firlbeck III     76 52 55  
Steptoe     55 47 49  
Hector       56 61  
Dickson 31 57 64 36 50 48
Beacon 33 46 63 40 51 47
Conquest 35 45 67 44 45 47
Bonanza 39 59 67 43 44 50
Manker       44 47  
Klages       48 51  
Shabet 38 62 73 44 58  
ND231   47 66 38 48  
ND718   48 65 41 52  
ND759     72 37 60  
             
L.s.d. @ 5% 4.6 9.6 3.1 7.1 8.2  

 

Table 8. Average yields of alfalfa varieties in the 1973-1975 seasons in the pasture-type alfalfa trial.
Variety Dry-weight - lbs/acre 3-year average yield
1973 1974 1975
Rambler 5617 3931 6163 5237
Roamer 5254 3986 6359 5200
SC-Syn 37025 5186 4076 6232 5165
SC-Syn 3703-L 5391 3851 6148 5130
Ladak 4884 3527 6651 5021
SC -Syn 37045 4966 3635 6428 5010
Teton 4700 3607 6575 4961
Drylander 4991 4015 5775 4927
Travois 4783 3431 6496 4903
Semi-Palatinsk 4254 3718 6279 4750
SC-Syn 3701-L 4930 3395 5688 4671
SC-MF 3713 4024 4102 5516 4547
Average 4915 3773 6193 4960

 

Table 21 - Barley variety trial - Dickinson and off-station sites
Variety Test weight per bushel
Dickinson Beach Bowman Glen Ullin Hettinger Killdeer Mandan Avg. 6-station
Hector 48.5 50.0 46.5 47.0 46.0 Hailed
Out
45.5 47.3
Vanguard 49.0 51.0 48.0 48.0 47.0 47.0 48.3
Steptoe 42.0 45.0 42.5 44.5 41.5 44.0 45.8
Firlbecks III 50.0 50.0 48.0 48.0 47.0 49.5 48.8
Multum 45.5 48.5 45.0 46.5 44.0 44.5 45.7
Georgie 47.5 48.0 46.0 46.0 46.0 46.0 46.6
Nordic 48.0 46.0 42.5 47.0 44.0 46.0 45.6

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