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Safflower Variety Williston Research Extension Center
            Grain Yield Average Yield


Variety
First
Flower
Date

Plant
Height

Test
Weight

Seed
Oil

Seed
Oil


1997


1998


1999

2
year

3
year
 

Days from Planting

in lbs/bu 8% Moist. Oven Dried ----------------------------lbs/ac-----------------------
Linoleic                    
Centennial 87 26 41.8 38.9 42.3 616 1173 2066 1620 1285
Erlin 83 24 40.6 35.5 38.6 237 911 1571 1241 906
Finch 84 27 45.8 33.7 36.6 858 1306 1955 1631 1373
Morlin 87 25 40.9 36.5 39.6 570 1008 1700 1354 1093
S-208 86 27 42.3 35.5 38.5 820 1182 1841 1512 1281
S-541 86 27 41.9 39.3 42.8 542 1321 1816 1569 1226
Saffire 83 23 43.7 27.8 30.2 415 1155 1708 1432 1093
Oleic                    
Montola 2000 84 22 40.7 36.7 39.9 894 1063 1816 1440 1258
Montola 2001 86 24 40.7 35.3 38.3 406 1047 1573 1310 1009
Montola 2003 86 23 43.0 34.9 37.9 790 1406 1609 1508 1268
S-317 86 26 40.6 37.0 40.2 837 1283 1808 1546 1309
S-518 86 24 39.7 37.5 40.8 993 1352 1906 1629 1417
EXP MEAN 85 25 42.0 35.9 39.0 631 1176 1757 ------- -------
C.V. % 1 7 .7 .9 .9 12 8 8 ------- -------
LSD 5% 1 3 .5 .5 0.6 110 140 218 ------- -------

Planting Date: April 30, 1999
Harvest Date: September 10, 1999


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