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1996 Freeport Alfalfa Variety Trial

Brand-Variety

Experimental

1998 cutting 1997
Total
2-yr.
Total
Relative
Yield
5-27 6-25 7-27 8-26 Total
T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A % Trial Mean
 
WL 324 2.32 1.62 1.59 1.13 6.66 8.46 15.12 110
W 110 2.35 1.62 1.54 1.14 6.65 8.29 14.94 109
92-28 2.36 1.56 1.50 1.07 6.47 8.35 14.83 108
W 215 2.23 1.51 1.54 1.09 6.37 8.35 14.72 107
WL 325 HQ 2.19 1.58 1.57 1.15 6.49 8.17 14.66 107
INNOVATOR+Z 2.36 1.56 1.44 1.03 6.38 7.95 14.33 104
VITRO 2.16 1.56 1.55 1.13 6.41 7.91 14.31 104
GH 787 2.04 1.40 1.39 0.98 5.81 8.45 14.26 104
PARAMOUNT 2.17 1.53 1.48 1.07 6.24 8.01 14.26 104
93-39 2.08 1.49 1.57 1.13 6.27 7.85 14.12 103
DK 127 2.12 1.51 1.43 1.03 6.09 8.01 14.10 102
GARST 631 2.14 1.45 1.49 1.06 6.13 7.78 13.91 101
RUSHMORE 2.24 1.44 1.36 0.98 6.00 7.88 13.88 101
C 215 2.07 1.49 1.56 1.10 6.22 7.63 13.85 101
GARST 645 2.24 1.48 1.39 0.97 6.07 7.67 13.74 100
ALPHA 2001 2.14 1.36 1.35 0.98 5.82 7.89 13.72 100
IMPERIAL 2.29 1.47 1.37 0.91 6.03 7.68 13.70 100
BANQUET 2.17 1.42 1.39 0.99 5.96 7.64 13.60 99
DEPEND+EV 2.09 1.46 1.49 0.99 6.02 7.52 13.54 98
WETLAND 2.02 1.43 1.36 0.99 5.80 7.74 13.54 98
ALFALEAF II 1.86 1.39 1.38 0.96 5.59 7.93 13.52 98
GH 766 2.16 1.46 1.41 1.02 6.04 7.47 13.51 98
C 105 2.17 1.36 1.33 0.95 5.81 7.67 13.48 98
AVALANCHE+Z 2.09 1.33 1.28 0.93 5.63 7.78 13.41 97
93-292 2.02 1.45 1.37 0.99 5.82 7.55 13.37 97
DK 133 1.99 1.39 1.44 0.99 5.81 7.50 13.31 97
C 133 2.21 1.36 1.37 1.02 5.96 7.35 13.31 97
VERNAL 2.25 1.30 1.13 0.81 5.50 7.78 13.27 96
SYNERGY 2.21 1.37 1.31 0.91 5.80 7.46 13.25 96
PREMIER PLUS 2.19 1.30 1.23 0.93 5.65 7.59 13.24 96
NOVARTIS 2888 1.90 1.33 1.21 0.94 5.38 7.70 13.08 95
DEFIANT 1.85 1.29 1.32 0.96 5.42 7.43 12.85 93
SARANAC AR 1.87 1.25 1.20 0.85 5.17 7.67 12.83 93
BAKER 2.22 1.31 1.00 0.71 5.25 7.26 12.50 91
 
Mean 2.14 1.44 1.39 1.00 5.96 7.80 13.77  
5% LSD 0.31 0.16 0.21 0.15 0.64 0.56 1.08  
CV (%) 10.32 7.85 10.65 10.78 7.67 5.08 5.61  
MCV (%) 14.48 11.01 14.94 15.13 10.76 7.12 7.87  

Date of Seeding: April 26, 1996

Soil Type: Flagg silt loam

Herbicides: February 19 (Sencor), July 17 (Poast).

Fertilization: None

Pest Control: July 17 (Pounce)

Plot Dimensions: 3' x 19'


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