Barley

Plains, Georgia: Barley Grain Performance, 1996-97

___________________________________________________________________________ Yield1 ------------------ 2-Yr 3-Yr Test Winter Head Brand-Variety 1997 Avg Avg Weight Ht Lodg. Surv. Date ___________________________________________________________________________ ---- bu/acre ---- lb/bu in % % mo/day NC Mollybloom 81.4 82.5 80.5 45.4 32 2 100 04/01 Nomini 74.0 82.7 84.7 44.5 36 7 100 03/28 Venus 73.8 85.3 85.3 47.3 34 35 100 03/27 Starling 73.1 74.3 74.9 44.6 34 20 100 04/01 GA-Luttrell 68.0 84.9 87.0 41.9 35 46 100 03/26 Clemson 100 66.5 64.6 69.9 44.7 35 15 100 03/28 Pamunkey 65.8 77.2 81.9 45.4 33 19 100 03/27 GA-Acton 62.2 73.0 72.7 42.2 36 29 100 03/29 Callao 55.4 59.5 65.3 46.1 29 68 100 03/27 Wysor 42.9 62.2 67.0 43.6 30 4 100 04/08 Average 66.32 74.6 76.9 44.5 33 24 100 03/30 LSD at 10% level 7.3 N.S.3 4.4 1.2 2 22 - N.S. Std. Err. of Entry Mean 2.8 2.4 2.0 0.5 1 9 - - ___________________________________________________________________________ 1. Yields calculated as 48 pounds per bushel at 12.0% moisture. 2. C.V. = 8.6%, and df for EMS = 28. 3. The F-test indicated no statistical difference at the alpha = 0.1 probability level: therefore, an LSD value was not calculated. Planted: November 14, 1996. Harvested: May 22, 1997. Seeding Rate: 2.0 bu/acre. Soil Type: Faceville sandy loam. Soil Test: P = Medium, K = High, and pH = 6.1. Fertilization: Preplant: 59 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, and 27 lb K2O/acre. Topdress: 40 lb N/acre on February 5, 1997. Management: Subsoiled twice and rototilled. Previous Crop: Corn. Test conducted by A. E. Coy, M. Pippin, and P. L. Raymer.



Calhoun, Georgia: Barley Grain Performance, 1996-97

__________________________________________________________________________________ Yield1 -------------------- 2-Yr 3-Yr Test Winter Head Brand-Variety 1997 Avg Avg Weight Ht Lodg. Surv. Date __________________________________________________________________________________ ----- bu/acre ----- lb/bu in % % mo/day GA-Luttrell 78.9 92.9 97.9 52.1 35 5 100 03/26 Pamunkey 73.9 92.5 96.3 51.9 36 38 100 03/26 NC Mollybloom 71.5 89.0 86.8 52.3 35 5 100 04/06 Nomini 71.5 91.5 97.5 49.7 39 20 100 03/28 Venus 70.3 90.5 94.6 48.3 36 0 100 03/27 Callao 69.3 89.9 93.1 51.8 33 73 100 03/26 Starling 65.4 81.7 90.9 48.0 37 10 100 04/03 GA-Acton 59.8 81.7 80.1 46.2 36 3 93 03/31 Clemson 100 41.6 51.4 59.1 51.9 38 3 93 04/02 Wysor 38.2 69.1 85.5 48.2 36 25 68 04/09 Average 64.02 83.0 88.2 50.0 36 18 95 03/31 LSD at 10% level 13.4 8.7 6.5 1.9 4 26 17 02 Std. Err. of Entry Mean 5.2 3.6 2.6 0.8 2 11 7 01 ____________________________________________________________________________________ 1. Yields calculated as 48 pounds per bushel at 12.0% moisture. 2. C.V. = 16.1%, and df for EMS = 23. Planted: October 4, 1996. Harvested: June 23, 1997. Seeding Rate: 2.0 bu/acre. Soil Type: Waynesboro loam. Soil Test: P = Very High, K = High, and pH = 5.8. Fertilization: Preplant: 30 lb N, 60 lb P2O5, and 90 lb K2O/acre. Topdress: 60 lb N/acre. Management: Moldboard plowed and rototilled. Previous Crop: Corn. Test conducted by J. L. Day and T. Petty.



Summary of Barley Yields: Georgia, 1996-97 with Two- and Three-Year Averages

___________________________________________________________________________________ Yield1 ------------------------------------------------------------------ South2 North3 Statewide ------------------ ------------------- ------------------ 2-Yr 3-Yr 2-Yr 3-Yr 2-Yr 3-Yr Brand-Variety 1997 Avg Avg 1997 Avg Avg 1997 Avg Avg ___________________________________________________________________________________ ---------------------------- bu/acre ----------------------------- Callao 55.4 59.5 65.3 69.3 90.4 93.5 62.4 74.9 79.4 Clemson 100 66.5 64.6 69.9 41.6 53.4 60.4 54.0 59.0 65.2 GA-Acton 62.2 73.0 72.7 59.8 81.7 79.9 61.0 77.4 76.3 GA-Luttrell 68.0 84.9 87.0 78.9 92.9 97.9 73.4 88.9 92.5 Nomini 74.0 82.7 84.7 71.5 91.5 97.5 72.8 87.1 91.1 NC Mollybloom 81.4 82.5 80.5 71.5 89.3 86.7 76.4 85.9 83.6 Pamunkey 65.8 77.2 81.9 73.9 92.5 96.3 69.8 84.9 89.1 Starling 73.1 74.3 74.9 65.4 82.7 89.9 69.2 78.5 82.4 Venus 73.4 85.1 85.2 70.3 90.5 94.6 71.8 87.8 89.9 Wysor 42.9 62.2 67.0 38.2 69.1 83.5 40.5 65.7 75.3 Average 66.3 74.6 76.9 64.0 83.4 88.0 65.1 79.0 82.5 ___________________________________________________________________________________ 1. Yields calculated at 48 pounds per bushel at 12.0% moisture. 2. Plains. 3. Calhoun.