2002-2003 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 688
July 2003
Barley
Plains, Georgia:
Barley Grain Performance, 2002-2003
Yield1 2003 Data
Brand-Variety   3-Year
Average
2-Year
Average
  Rank Yield1 Test
Wt
Ht Lodg. Winter
Survival
Head
Date
----- bu/acre ----- bu/acre lb/bu in % % mo/day
Price 90.2 79.4 3 66.6 51.5 34 25 100 04/04
VA97B-388 86.5 74.3 2 67.2 51.0 38 23 100 04/08
GA-Luttrell 83.5 76.0 1 69.4 41.0 38   8 100 04/01
Nomini 78.1 63.4 6 51.2 46.3 40   9 100 04/02
GA-Acton 68.9 55.1 8 47.1 37.6 40 23 100 04/09
Wysor 65.6 56.5 7 47.3 44.7 40 15 100 04/06
Callao . . 4 65.7 49.9 32 89 100 04/05
VA004-137 . . 5 52.9 48.2 35 25 100 04/08
Average 78.8 67.4  58.42 46.3 37 27 100 04/05
LSD at 10% Level 6.6 7.7 9.6 3.8 3 29 - 02
Std. Err. of Entry Mean 2.8 3.2     4.0 1.5 1 12 - 01
1.  Yields calculated as 48 pounds per bushel at 12.0% moisture.
2.  C.V. = 13.5%, and df for EMS = 21.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected LSD
(P = 0.10).
Planted: November 26, 2002.
Harvested: May 30, 2003.
Seeding Rate: 15 seeds per foot in 7" rows.
Soil Type: Greenville sandy loam.
Soil Test: P = Medium, K = Medium, and pH = 6.2.
Fertilization: Preplant: 59 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, and 27 lb K2O/acre.
Topdress: 40 lb N/acre.
Management: Subsoiled and rototilled.
Previous Crop: Peanuts.
Test conducted by A. E. Coy, M. D. Pippin, R. R. Pines, R. E. Brooke, R. Burton, and T. L. Hancock.