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
Marianna, Florida:
Oat Forage Performance, 2002-2003
Dry Matter Yield
Harvest Date Season Totals
Brand-Variety   1-08-03 2-19-03 3-18-03 4-22-03    2003 2-Yr Avg
----------------------------------- lb/acre -----------------------------------
FL 9708-P37 185   891 2774 1277 5127 5515
FL9708-P10 174 1341 2509   961 4984 .
TX01CSRH Sel 1 207 1041 2364 1050 4661 .
Horizon 474 186 1027 2603   548 4364 5273
Harrison 142   921 2350   952 4364 4841
Chapman 163 1230 2243   701 4337 4183
N93-6590 204 1074 2643   405 4326 .
LA 9533D36-5 196   992 2020 1081 4287 5067
Plot Spike LA9339 174 1076 2325   712 4287 5034
C 227 185 1232 2248   486 4152 4486
FL9701-P30 204   830 2481   552 4066 .
Rodgers 395 1331 1579   711 4015 4397
Brooks 444 1066 1820   647 3977 4403
Florida 501 212   565 2160   891 3828 .
Horizon 314 153   704 2535   431 3822 4344
Secretariat 185   697 2303   522 3707 4381
Average 213 1001 2310 745  42691 4720
LSD at 10% Level 145 356 379 286 474 389
Std. Err. of Entry Mean 60 150 160 120   200 165
 
1.  C.V. = 9.3%, and df for EMS = 45.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: October 23, 2002.
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: 50 lb N, 0 lb P2O5, and 0 lb K2O/acre,
plus 50 lb N/acre on December 3 and 16, 2002.
Topdress: 50 lb N/acre after 1st and 3rd harvests.
Management: Moldboard plowed and rototilled.
Previous Crop: Peanuts.
Test conducted by J. Jones.