Barley - Scranton

Barley - No-till Recrop Scranton
----- Grain Yield ----- Average Yield
Variety Plant Height Test Weight Protein 1996 1997 1998 2 year 3 year
in lbs/bu % ----------------------bu/ac---------------------
Logan 19 46.4 9.3 104.3 85.6 45.8 65.7 78.6
Stark 19 47.6 9.5 78.2 84.9 46.5 65.7 69.9
Conlon 18 44.8 10.1 91.4 78.6 34.6 56.6 68.2
Bowman 18 45.4 10.7 79.6 73.1 38.4 55.8 63.7
2ND15403 20 45.6 9.9 -- -- 41.3 -- --
Trial Mean 19 46.0 9.9 90.8 83.4 41.3 -- --
C.V. % 6.1 2.1 -- 11.4 7.4 10.0 -- --
LSD .05 2 1.5 -- 15.8 9.3 6.3 -- --
LSD .01 NS 2.1 -- 21.9 13.0 8.7 -- --


Planting Date: April 14, 1998

Harvest Date: August 12, 1998

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

Previous Crop: 1996 = Fallow

                        1997 = Fallow

                         1998 = HRSW

Yields are adjusted to 12% moisture.

NS = no statistical difference between varieties.

Notes: Thin stand with intense weed competition.

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