Barley - Scranton

2001 Barley - Continuously Cropped No-till Scranton

-------- Grain Yield --------

Average Yield

Variety

Plant Height

Test Weight

Protein

1999

2000

2001

2 year

3 year

inches

lbs/bu

%

--------------------------------bu/ac-------------------------------

Stark

28

50.8

13.0

36.3

69.3

69.2

69.2

58.3

Conlon

25

49.9

12.6

47.4

63.9

55.3

59.6

55.5

Robust

29

48.6

12.2

63.0

79.7

71.4

Trial Mean

27

49.7

12.6

47.5

66.1

68.1

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C.V. %

3.6

0.5

--

17.6

5.4

9.2

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LSD .05

2

0.4

--

13.0

NS

10.8

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LSD .01

NS

0.6

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NS

NS

16.4

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Planting Date: April 23, 2001

Harvest Date: August 7, 2001

Seeding rate: 750,000 live seeds/A (approx. 1.4 bu/A).

Previous Crop: 1999 = HRSW, 2000 = HRWW, 2001 = safflower.

NS = no statistical difference between varieties.

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