Barley - Southwest North Dakota

Barley in Southwestern North Dakota - Combined Means

Grain Yield Average Yield
Variety Days to Head Plant Height Test Weight Protein 1995* 1996** 1997*** 2 year 3 year
in lbs/bu % ----------------------bu/ac---------------------
Logan 58 28 48.5 14.0 74.2 88.3 85.6 87.0 82.7
Conlon 56 26 48.4 13.1 73.6 82.4 81.2 81.8 79.1
Stark 58 28 47.6 14.1 70.9 82.4 81.9 82.2 78.4
Bowman 58 26 47.8 14.2 71.6 76.8 75.1 76.0 74.5
Foster 56 27 46.4 13.3 92.6
 

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

Yields are adjusted to 12% moisture.

*5 locations: Hettinger fallow & recrop, Scranton, New Leipzig and Selfridge.

**6 locations: Hettinger fallow & recrop, Regent, Scranton, New Leipzig and Selfridge.

***6 locations: Hettinger fallow & recrop, Scranton, New Leipzig, Selfridge and Mandan.

 

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