NDSU Main Station * North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station
166 Loftsgard, NDSU, Fargo, ND 58105, (701) 231-7971, fax: (701) 231-8474


 NORTH DAKOTA Agricultural Experiment Station, Fargo, ND; seeded 2000, dryland†.

 

2002 forage yield

2001

2000

00-02

Relative yield

Entry ‡

6-20

7-19

8-26

10-24

total

total

total

total

2002

00-02

 

-------------------------------tons dry matter/acre----------------------------- 

--% of Vernal--

A-30-06

2.65

1.39

1.89

1.30

7.23

8.36

4.30

19.90

101.8

100.3

Ameristand 201+Z

2.70

1.31

1.82

1.34

7.17

8.49

4.43

20.08

100.9

101.2

DK 134

2.62

1.39

1.72

1.37

7.10

8.75

4.40

20.25

100.0

102.1

Garst 620

2.59

1.41

1.77

1.31

7.08

8.20

4.47

19.75

99.7

99.5

Garst 645-II

2.62

1.36

1.86

1.44

7.28

8.53

4.34

20.15

102.5

101.5

Magnum V

2.57

1.47

1.94

1.22

7.20

8.43

4.69

20.31

101.3

102.4

Cooper (MT9503)

2.70

1.37

1.53

1.35

6.95

8.65

4.70

20.30

97.8

102.3

Shaw

2.46

1.25

1.70

1.34

6.75

8.13

4.53

19.41

95.0

97.8

53V08

2.60

1.44

1.77

1.22

7.03

8.74

4.31

20.08

98.9

101.2

Vernal 1991

2.57

1.41

1.77

1.39

7.14

8.42

4.28

19.84

100.5

100.0

Vernal 1998 Foun.

2.67

1.39

1.73

1.27

7.06

8.49

4.30

19.85

99.5

100.0

Dakota

2.50

1.36

1.99

1.34

7.19

8.69

4.54

20.41

101.2

102.9

ZG 9840

2.64

1.42

1.80

1.06

6.92

8.37

4.22

19.51

97.4

98.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Mean

2.61

1.38

1.79

1.30

7.08

8.48

4.42

19.99

99.7

100.7

   LSD (0.05)

0.30§

0.27§

0.31§

0.30§

0.77§

0.61§

0.53§

1.55§

10.7§

7.8§

   CV (%)

8.1

13.4

11.9

16.0

7.5

5.0

8.3

5.4

7.5

5.4

   MCV (%)

11.7

19.3

17.2

22.9

10.8

7.1

12.0

7.7

10.8

7.7

   LSR (%)

 

126.7

121.0

66.8

78.7

144.4

98.4

108.5

154.9

144.4

154.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

†Design: Randomized complete block               Fertilization: 50P & 100k lb/a                         Soil type: Fargo Clay

  Seeding method: Broadcast                                Cuttings: 2000 (2), 2001-02 (4)                       Replicates: Four

  Seeding rate: 25 lb/acre                                        Plot size: 4 by 25'                                             Herbicide: None in 2002

  Seeding date: May 3, 2000                                   Harvest plot: 38" by 20'                                  Insecticide: None in 2002

 

 ‡Seed obtained from Dan Undersander at University of Wisconsin except for MT9503 and Shaw were obtained

   from Ray Ditterline, Montana State University

 

  §F - test nonsignificant

 


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