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Table 3. Results of the 2001 wheat variety trial at Dixon Springs,
in far southeastern Illinois.
             
          2-yr avg 3-yr avg
Company Variety Yield Test wt. Height 2000-01 1999-01
             
Public Varieties Sisson 95.4 61.8 32.7    
AgriPro Seeds, Inc. Mason 94.9 61.4 39.0    
Syngenta Seeds , Inc. NK BL 940812 94.9 61.7 35.0    
Growmark, Inc. FS 539 93.2 63.5 38.7 82.3 77.9
Public Varieties Caldwell 93.0 59.6 35.3 77.4 70.7
Public Varieties Howell 92.0 63.4 44.0 70.0 64.8
Growmark, Inc. FS Ex651 91.7 61.8 32.3    
Public Varieties Kaskaskia 91.6 63.5 40.3 76.5 72.8
Beck's Superior Hybrids, Inc. Beck 104 91.4 60.9 41.0    
Growmark, Inc. FS 621 91.0 61.3 36.3    
Gateway Seed Co. Golden Eagle 90.8 58.3 40.7    
Public Varieties Roane 88.9 63.0 34.3 80.4 78.9
Steyer Seeds Wonderly 88.3 60.5 41.7 79.0  
Steyer Seeds Bernard 88.2 62.2 39.0    
Excel Brand Seeds Excel 380 88.0 60.1 41.0    
Syngenta Seeds , Inc. NK Coker 9025 87.6 57.5 34.7    
AgriPro Seeds, Inc. Gibson 87.2 62.2 37.0 76.0  
Lewis Hybrids, Inc. Lewis 857 86.8 60.5 38.7 77.0  
Miles Seed Esther 86.7 60.0 35.0    
Gateway Seed Co. Goldeneye 86.1 60.5 40.0 76.4 73.4
Growmark, Inc. FS 527 86.0 60.5 41.3 75.3  
Pioneer Hi-bred Int'l., Inc 25R37 85.6 62.7 34.3    
AgriPro Seeds, Inc. Mitchell 85.4 62.2 37.0    
Growmark, Inc. FS 450 85.2 62.2 40.7    
Diener Seeds, Inc. XW 502 84.7 62.2 36.7    
Stine Seed Co., Inc. Stine Brand 482 84.7 62.2 42.0    
Excel Brand Seeds Excel 400-1 84.1 62.6 40.0 76.0  
Diener Seeds, Inc. DB 491 83.4 61.3 38.7    
Excel Brand Seeds Excel 307 83.3 60.5 39.7    
Diener Seeds, Inc. DB 500 83.0 62.2 40.3 75.2 74.0
Diener Seeds, Inc. DB 494 83.0 61.8 36.3    
Pioneer Hi-bred Int'l., Inc 25R49 82.8 63.5 33.0    
Public Varieties Patterson 81.5 61.4 37.3 71.2 66.1
Gateway Seed Co. Sunrise 80.3 59.2 37.3    
Steyer Seeds Caledonia 80.0 61.4 35.0    
Pioneer Hi-bred Int'l., Inc 25R44 79.6 61.3 35.0    
Pioneer Hi-bred Int'l., Inc 25R75 79.5 59.2 37.0    
AgriPro Seeds, Inc. Patton 79.4 58.8 38.0 69.3 67.0
Stine Seed Co., Inc. Stine Brand 454 79.4 63.1 39.7    
Excel Brand Seeds Excel 200 77.9 62.7 40.7 68.0 68.5
Stine Seed Co., Inc. Stine Brand 422 77.4 62.6 38.7    
Public Varieties Sabbe 77.4 58.8 36.3    
Growmark, Inc. FS 640 77.3 60.5 36.7    
Syngenta Seeds , Inc. NK Coker 9663 76.9 59.2 40.3 75.4 77.0
Syngenta Seeds , Inc. NK Coker 9474 76.8 63.5 37.0 62.7 59.9
Public Varieties Cardinal 76.2 61.0 43.3 67.2 63.1
Public Varieties Goldfield 75.4 61.4 42.0    
Public Varieties Madison 75.2 61.4 36.7 72.5 71.8
Miles Seed Rebekah 75.2 59.6 35.3    
Public Varieties Ernie 71.3 60.1 34.3 65.0 65.6
Public Varieties Clark 69.7 59.6 36.7 60.4 56.4
Miles Seed Sarah 69.7 62.2 40.0    
             
  Trial average 83.9 61.1 38.2    
  LSD, 10% 5.0 2.3 2.0    
  CV, % 5.7 3.6 5.0    

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