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1998 Urbana Alfalfa Variety Trial
  1999 Cutting Relative
Yield
Brand-Variety 14-Apr 23-May 23-Jun 23-Jul 23-Aug Total
Experimental 1Stand T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A % Trial Mean
 
FEAST +EV 5.00 3.37 2.38 1.55 1.78 9.08 109
GH 788 5.00 3.34 2.17 1.62 1.79 8.92 107
54H69 4.50 3.19 2.28 1.51 1.59 8.56 103
53Q60 5.00 3.04 2.32 1.52 1.67 8.55 103
SPIRIT 4.80 3.25 2.13 1.42 1.71 8.51 102
SARANAC AR 4.30 2.71 1.86 1.22 1.51 7.30 88
VERNAL 4.00 2.96 1.73 1.07 1.46 7.22 87

1: 0 = poor 5 = excellent
Mean   3.12 2.12 1.41 1.64 8.30  
5%_LSD   0.28 0.34 0.12 0.10 0.64  
CV(%)   6.05 10.84 5.80 4.26 5.16  
MCV(%)   8.99 16.10 8.62 6.34 7.66  

Date of Seeding: April 18, 1998.

Soil Type: Drummer-Flanagan silty-clay loam.

Herbicides: March 1 (Kerb), July 3 and August 2 (Poast,Butyrac).

Pest Control: July 3, 16 and August 2 (Pounce).

Plot Dimensions: 3' x 19'.


1998 Urbana Alfalfa Trial Without Insecticides
  1999 Cutting Relative
Yield
Brand-Variety 14-Apr 23-May 23-Jun 23-Jul 23-Aug Total
* Experimental 1Stand T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A T DM/A % Trial Mean
 
4A62* 4.50 3.46 2.32 1.69 1.35 8.82 120
3A14* 4.50 3.44 2.17 1.80 1.40 8.80 120
TMF 4355LH 4.30 3.38 2.16 1.48 1.14 8.16 111
54H69* 4.80 3.24 2.13 1.45 1.14 7.95 108
ZH 9746 H* 4.80 3.39 2.11 1.29 1.13 7.92 108
CLEAN SWEEP 1000 4.00 3.17 1.88 1.23 1.02 7.29 99
CIMARRON 3i 4.80 3.08 1.74 0.93 1.08 6.83 93
BARALFA 54 4.80 2.62 1.86 0.99 1.00 6.46 88
VERNAL 4.30 2.70 1.46 0.71 0.95 5.81 79
SARANAC AR 4.80 2.31 1.53 0.75 0.83 5.42 74

1
: 0 = poor 5 = excellent
Mean   3.08 1.93 1.23 1.10 7.34  
5%_LSD   0.67 0.24 0.16 0.16 1.01  
CV(%)   13.01 7.36 7.93 8.54 8.19  
MCV(%)   21.76 12.32 13.26 14.28 13.70  

Date of Seeding: April 18, 1998.

Soil Type: Drummer-Flanagan silty-clay loam.

Herbicides: March 1 (Kerb), July 3 and August 2 (Poast,Butyrac).

Plot Dimensions: 3' x 19'.


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