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Warm Season Forage Variety - 2007

       

Williston Research Extension Center

 

               

Forage Quality

 

 

Plant

Forage

DM Yield

3 yr

Crude

       

Variety/Crop

Height

Moist.

2004

2005

2007

avg

Protein

ADF

NDF

TDN

RFV

 

in

%#

----------tons/a-----------

tons/a

%

 

-------- %--------

 

 

                     

Piper/Sudan Grass

37.0

64.2

1.5

2.1

2.0

1.9

8.8

36.8

56.0

60.3

100.0

Nutri+BMR/Sorghum Sudan

33.1

73.5

1.1

2.3

1.7

1.7

10.4

31.9

50.1

64.1

119.0

Cerise/Red Proso Millet

31.2

67.0

1.9

2.8

2.6

2.4

8.9

31.5

52.0

64.4

115.0

Milo Soybean Mixture

28.9

73.7

--

--

1.0

--

12.0

32.3

47.1

63.7

127.0

Paul/Oats

32.2

47.9

--

--

2.0

--

9.8

34.7

51.3

61.9

113.0

Common/Japanese Millet

33.1

64.2

--

--

1.7

--

9.9

34.5

55.1

62.0

105.0

Manta/Millet

34.1

63.5

--

--

2.5

--

9.5

35.0

57.4

61.6

100.0

Golden German/Millet

34.2

67.3

--

--

2.1

--

9.5

33.4

54.8

62.9

107.0

 

                     

EXP MEAN

32.9

65.1

1.3

2.2

1.9

--

9.9

33.8

53.0

62.6

111.0

C.V. %

21.3

3.4

22.1

8.6

10.4

--

10.5

3.2

3.5

1.3

5.0

LSD 5%

NS

3.2

0.5

0.3

0.3

--

1.8

1.9

3.2

1.5

10.0

 

                     

 

 

                   

Variety/Crop

Harvest Date

Growth Stage and comments

Milo Soybean Mixture

7/21/07

 

Milo - boot; Soybeans - Flowering

Paul (Oats)

7/21/07

 

Hard Dough

Common (Japanese Millet)

7/21/07

 

Boot

               

Cerise (Red Proso Millet)

7/21/07

 

Hard Dough

Manta (Millet)

7/21/07

 

Soft Dough

Golden German (Millet)

7/21/07

 

Late Boot

Nutri+BMR (Sorghum Sudan)

7/21/07

 

Early Heading ; 10%

Piper (Sudan Grass)

7/21/07

 

Soft Dough

 

                     

Planting Date: May 30 notill on Durum

Harvest Date: July 21

           

 


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