2001-2002 Small Grain Performance Tests Table of Contents
The Georgia Agricultural Experiment Station
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
The University of Georgia
Research Report Number 682
July 2002
Marianna, Florida:
Oat Forage Performance, 2001-2002
Dry Matter Yield
Harvest Date Season Totals
Brand-Variety   2-11-02 3-14-02 4-17-02   2002 2-Yr Avg
----------------------------------- lb/acre -----------------------------------
Horizon 474 1128  1315  3741  6183  5459
FL 9708-P37                                496  1920  3488  5903 .
LA9533D36-5 1167  1668  3011  5846 .
Plot Spike LA9339   799  1568  3415  5782  5774
Plantation Exp 201                         754  1637  3133  5524 .
Harrison                                   545  1928  2845  5318  5299
SC910337                                   402  1723  3119  5244  5164
LA9533D36-6   691  1564  2822  5077 .
Arkansas Co. LA604    68  1411  3591  5070  5122
Secretariat                                623  1635  2798  5056 .
Horizon 314                                123  1621  3123  4867  4724
Brooks                                     592  1723  2515  4830  4913
NK-Coker 227                               335  1666  2819  4820  4718
Rodgers                                    832  1666  2282  4780  4891
Chapman                                    656  1742  1631  4028  4180
Average                                   614  1652  2955   52221  5024
LSD at 10% Level  465  237  413  783  502
Std. Err. of Entry Mean  196  100  174    330  212
1.  C.V. = 12.6%, and df for EMS = 54.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on
Fisher's protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: November 16, 2001.
Seeding Rate: 22 seed/foot in 7" rows.
Soil Type: Dothan loamy fine sand.
Soil Test: P = High, K = High, and pH = 6.3.
Fertilization: Preplant: 40 lb N, 0 lb P2O5, and 0 lb K2O/acre.
Topdress: 50 lb N/acre after 1st and 2nd harvests.
Management: Moldboard plowed and rototilled.
Previous Crop: Peanuts.
Test conducted by J. Jones.