Barley - Mandan

Barley Mandan
Variety Plant Height Test Weight Protein Grain Yield
in lbs/bu % bu/ac
Bowman 28 45.5 12.8 51.2
Foster 28 45.2 13.1 51.0
Conlon 26 46.4 11.5 47.3
Logan 31 45.9 12.9 46.7
Stark 30 37.3 12.0 36.1
Trial Mean 29 44.0 12.5 46.1
C.V. % 5.8 13.0 -- 29.3
LSD .05 3 NS -- NS


Planting Date: May 13, 1997

Harvest Date: August 20, 1997

Previous crop: 100 bu/ac corn.

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

Yields are adjusted to 12% moisture.

NS = no statistical difference between varieties.

Notes: Ground was intensively worked prior to planting to break down corn stubble. Seed was planted into dry soil 
resulting in a poor and uneven stand.

 

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