2000 Freeport Grass Variety Trial
2003 2002 2001 3-yr Relative
Brand-Variety 27-May 27-Jun 29-Jul 27-Aug Total Total Total Total Yield
* Experimental  Species1 T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A % Trial Mean
FESTIVAL TF 2.51 1.84 1.79 0.69 6.81 5.72 6.67 19.20 121
KENTUCKY 31 TF 2.29 1.63 1.66 0.73 6.30 4.95 6.97 18.21 115
SELECT TF 2.28 1.48 1.53 0.62 5.91 5.18 6.53 17.61 111
MAXQ JESUP TF 2.35 1.62 1.66 0.72 6.33 4.70 6.25 17.27 109
KOKANEE TF 1.86 2.01 1.39 0.48 5.74 4.63 5.59 15.95 101
OG9705G OG 1.82 1.48 1.56 0.56 5.41 4.79 5.12 15.32 97
OKAY OG 2.20 1.52 1.41 0.38 5.50 4.38 4.98 14.86 94
POTOMAC OG 1.89 1.54 1.43 0.45 5.32 4.50 5.04 14.85 94
EASTWOOD OG 0.92 1.14 1.17 0.37 3.59 3.21 2.75 9.54 60
Mean 2.05 1.57 1.51 0.55 5.67 4.65 5.51 15.84
5%_LSD 0.41 0.32 0.27 0.14 0.91 0.79 0.90 2.21
CV(%) 13.67 14.04 12.30 17.42 11.03 11.63 11.31 9.60
MCV(%) 19.83 20.36 17.85 25.27 16.00 16.88 16.41 13.93
Date of Seeding: April 4th,  2000.
Soil Type: Flagg silt loam.
Fertilization: 50lbs N 30 days before harvest.
Plot Dimensions: 3' x19'.
1     OG= Orchard grass PG= Prairie grass
      PR= Perennial ryegrass HRG= Hybrid ryegrass 
      SB= Smooth bromegrass PRT= Perennial ryegrass tetraploid
      TF= Tall fescue MX= Mixture
      C= Chicory FS= Festulolium
      TM= Timothy LH= Lolium Hybidum
     PB= Prairie Bromegrass RC= Reed canarygrass