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Safflower Variety Williston Research Extension Center
Grain Yield Average Yield

Variety
Days
to Flower
Plant
Height
Test
Weight
Seed
Oil

1996

1997

1998
2
year
3
year
in lbs/bu % ----------------------------lbs/ac---------------------
Linoleic
Saffire 79 19 39.9 29.6 1347 415 1155 785 972
AC Stirling 81 20 38.8 33.1 1603 480 1080 780 1055
AC Sunset 78 18 37.3 30.1 ------ 393 1047 720 ------
Erlin 82 19 36.5 38.2 1499 237 911 574 882
S-208 84 21 40.2 38.0 1757 820 1182 1001 1253
Centennial 86 22 40.7 42.4 1852 616 1173 894 1214
S-541 86 22 40.5 42.5 1931 542 1321 932 1265
Finch 84 20 44.5 37.7 1666 858 1306 1082 1277
Morlin 86 22 40.4 39.8 1470 570 1008 789 1016
Oleic
Montola 2000 83 19 37.9 36.9 1692 894 1063 978 1216
Montola 2001 84 21 39.1 38.8 1403 406 1047 727 952
Montola 2003 85 21 41.0 34.2 1866 790 1387 1089 1348
S-317 85 23 37.9 37.0 1746 837 1283 1060 1289
S-518 83 23 37.4 37.5 1740 993 1352 1172 1361
EXP MEAN 84 20 39.9 38.3 1594 631 1176 ------ ------
C.V. % 1 8 1.0 .8 7 12 8 ------ ------
LSD 5% 2 2 .8 .6 168 110 140 ------ ------

Planting Date: April 28, 1998
Harvest Date: September 10, 1998
Data compiled by Neil Riveland


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