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
Statewide Summary:
Rye Forage Performance, 2002-2003
with Two- and Three-Year Averages
Dry Forage Yield
Tifton Plains Griffin Statewide
Brand-Variety 2003 3-Year
Average
  2003 3-Year
Average
  2003 3-Year
Average
  2003 2-Year
Average
3-Year
Average
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Commercial Lines
Bates 4755 6353 2858 5163 2552 5485 3388 5212 5667
Early Graze 4220 5936 3176 4986 2208 5004 3201 4807 5309
Gurley CGI87 4257 . 2859 . 2282 . 3133 . .
Gurley CGI88 4311 . 3214 . 2311 . 3279 . .
Gurley CGI90 4139 . 3076 . 2472 . 3229 . .
Hancock 4188 6465 2283 4577 1721 5082 2731 4898 5375
Spooner 4257 . 1570 . 1655 . 2494 . .
NF28 4900 . 2532 . 2424 . 3286 . .
Noble NF1 4338 . 2405 . 2218 . 2987 5027 .
Noble NF65 4547 . 2525 . 2627 . 3233 4839 .
Oklon 4338 6238 2641 5069 2620 5544 3199 5038 5617
Pennington SPIRye 4092 6040 2677 4882 2119 5488 2963 4821 5470
Wintergrazer 70 4501 6029 2605 5082 1997 4925 3034 4991 5345
Wintermore 4438 . 2850 . 2629 . 3306 5525 .
Wrens 96 4066 5744 2269 4532 1973 4513 2769 4394 4930
Wrens Abruzzi 4148 5930 2251 4441 2120 4518 2840 4486 4963
Experimental Lines
FL96RP16-P1-C1 4093 . 2379 . 2169 . 2880 . .
FLBDZA580 Sel 3395 . 1979 . 1834 . 2403 . .
FLBates Sel. 4302 5863 2411 4506 2238 4474 2984 4380 4947
FLCNT1 Sel 3140 . 2033 . 2304 . 2492 . .
FLFayetteville Sel 3912 . 2278 . 2293 . 2828 . .
FLNF94 Sel. 4369 5792 2196 4568 1938 4867 2834 4466 5075
FLPL97P20 4374 5572 2269 4459 2227 4426 2957 4322 4819
XR9909 4828 . 2632 . 2313 . 3258 4950 .
Average 4246 5997 2499 4751 2218 4939 2988 4810 5229
LSD at 10% Level 403   N.S.1 347  N.S. 404 368 368  N.S. 231
Std. Err. of Entry Mean 171 192   147 88   171 131   94 101 83
 
1.  The F-Test indicated no statistical difference at the alpha = 0.1 probability level; therefore a LSD value was
     not calculated.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected LSD
(P = 0.10).