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Table 15. Seed yield, test weight, seed weight, and gross economic returns of six mustard cultivars evaluated in a dryland environment during 1997 at Hannover, ND.
Cultivar

Type1

Height

Lodgingscore

Seeds

Test weight

Seed yield

Returns2

   

in

0-9

seeds/lb

lb/bu

lbs/acre

$/acre

AC Pennant

Y

28

0.8

106,859

54.6

712

92.59

AC Vulcan

O

32

1.3

187,274

51.9

794

87.35

Forge

O

39

2.0

199,859

51.0

574

63.13

Gisilba

Y

29

1.3

108,090

54.5

574

74.62

Tilney

Y

30

1.3

112,744

53.9

647

84.05

Viscount

Y

32

0.8

123,204

53.8

618

80.39

 
Mean

--

31

1.2

139,672

53.3

653

80.40

C.V. %

--

5.0

50.7

5.6

2.2

11.3

--

LSD .05

--

2

NS3

11,749

1.7

111

--

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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