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Table 14. Seed yield, test weight, seed weight, and gross economic returns of six mustard cultivars evaluated in a dryland environment damaged by hail during 1997 at Beulah, ND.
Cultivar

Type

Seeds

Test weight

Seed yield

Returns

   

seeds/lb

lb/bu

lb/acre

$/acre

AC Pennant

Y

126,733

55.3

291

37.77

AC Vulcan

O

157,810

50.3

518

56.98

Forge

O

173,610

51.5

248

27.26

Gisilba

Y

120,002

54.8

227

29.56

Tilney

Y

119,740

52.5

209

27.23

Viscount

Y

137,500

52.5

175

22.74

  
Mean

--

139,233

52.8

278

33.59

C.V. %

--

11.9

2.4

28.1

--

LSD .05

--

24,977

1.9

NS3

--

1Y=yellow, O=oriental.
2Y=$13.00/cwt, O=$11.00/cwt.
3NS = not significant at the P < 0.05 level.

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