Table 35. 1990 Dickinson Hybrid Corn Comparison Trial

Hybred

Silage
Tons/A

Harvest
Moisture

Grain
Bu/A.

Test Wt
lbs.

Cargill 809

7.07

74.5

33.6

52.0

Cargill 2037

8.49

74.0

10.7

53.0

Cenex 809

8.16

71.5

37.0

51.5

Dahlgren K2204

8.22

71.0

6.2

52.5

Hammel H85

7.85

73.5

26.3

53.0

Hammel H90

8.89

73.5

17.7

52.0

Interstate 232A

7.45

71.5

18.6

52.5

Interstate Silo King

6.56

74.5

18.0

53.0

Interstate SF80A

6.55

74.5

23.0

54.5

Interstate SF78

6.95

68.5

37.3

55.5

Jacques 2750

7.02

70.5

10.3

59.0

Jacques 3630

7.10

75.0

8.0

53.0

Pioneer 3831

8.90

72.5

11.9

52.5

Pioneer 3921

7.68

73.5

18.0

52.5

Pioneer 3965A

6.59

77.0

15.5

54.5

 

Moisture basis

70%

 

15.5%

 

Seeding Date

May 14

     

Harvest Date

Aug. 23

 

Sept. 8

 

L.S.D. 5%

1.05 tons/A

 

6.67 Bu/A

 

C.V.

7.00 %

 

16.0 %

 

Seeding Rate: 18,000 seeds/A; Row Width: 36 inches; Harvest Population: 14,500 plants/A; Herbicide Applied: Prowl, Preemergence