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1995 Urbana Alfalfa Variety Trial         

 Brand-Variety

Experimental

   1997 cuttings   1996 Total 2-yr. Total  Relative
Yield
4-4 6-10 7-8 8-8 9-11 Total
Stand T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A % Trial
Mean
 
ABI 9222 4.30 3.13 2.34 2.03 1.19 8.69 5.49 14.18 119
ZC 9346 4.50 3.13 2.32 2.03 1.04 8.51 5.21 13.72 115
ZC 9335 4.80 3.17 2.14 1.95 0.96 8.22 5.36 13.58 114
ABI 9136 3.50 3.16 2.22 1.94 1.05 8.36 5.06 13.42 112
ZC 9339 4.30 3.08 2.20 1.90 1.02 8.19 5.22 13.41 112
GARST 645 4.50 3.16 2.19 1.92 1.11 8.38 5.01 13.39 112
DS 907 4.80 2.91 2.29 2.00 1.04 8.24 4.96 13.20 110
MAGNUM IV 4.50 3.19 2.11 1.91 1.03 8.24 4.84 13.08 109
SUPERCUTS 4.30 2.74 2.22 1.93 1.12 8.00 5.08 13.07 109
DOMINATOR 4.30 2.77 2.11 1.95 1.04 7.86 4.87 12.73 106
JADE 4.50 2.72 2.22 1.98 1.13 8.05 4.59 12.63 106
MS 9304 4.30 2.63 2.11 2.02 0.99 7.75 4.83 12.59 105
WL 252HQ 3.50 2.79 2.10 1.97 0.96 7.82 4.57 12.39 104
SURPASS 3.80 2.58 1.94 1.88 1.00 7.39 4.41 11.79 99
I-92-BT 3.30 2.74 1.88 1.82 0.91 7.35 3.47 10.81 90
I-90-B 3.30 2.56 1.72 1.82 0.87 6.96 3.68 10.64 89
VERNAL 3.00 2.60 1.59 1.58 0.61 6.37 3.69 10.06 84
RILEY 3.00 2.39 1.71 1.73 0.83 6.67 3.38 10.04 84
I-92-5 3.30 2.48 1.63 1.62 0.73 6.46 3.39 9.84 82
SARANAC AR 3.50 2.02 1.64 1.71 0.82 6.18 3.61 9.79 82
BAKER 2.50 1.98 1.64 1.71 0.72 6.03 3.19 9.22 77

Stands: 0=None, 5=Abundant
Mean   2.74 2.00 1.86 0.94 7.54 4.41 11.95  
5% LSD 0.49 0.20 0.17 0.11 0.70 0.43 0.89
CV (%) 12.66 7.15 6.29 8.27 6.57 6.96 5.28
MCV (%) 17.89 10.10 8.89 11.68 9.29 9.84 7.46


Date of Seeding: April 14, 1995.

Soil Type: Flanagan silt loam.

Herbicides: March 6 (Sencor) and August 14 (Poast and Butryac).

Fertilization: June 11.

Pest Control: June 15, June 30, and July 15 (Pounce).

Plot Dimensions: 3' x 16.5'.


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