Table 3.  2007 YIELDS, UC SCOTT VALLEY ALFALFA CUTIVAR TRIAL.  TRIAL PLANTED 5/04/06
Note: Single year data should not be used to evaluate alfalfa varieties or choose alfalfa cultivars
      Cut 1   Cut 2   Cut 3   YEAR                           % of
23-May 13-Jul 6-Sep TOTAL VERNAL
  FD   Dry t/a                           %
Integra 8400 4 3.5   (  1) 3.2   (  1) 2.4   (  4) 9.1   (  1) A 120.8
Xtra-3 4 3.1   (22) 3.1   (  3) 2.5   (  1) 8.7   (  2) A B 115.7
FSG 505 5 3.2   (  6) 3.1   (  5) 2.3   (  6) 8.6   (  3) B C 115.0
MasterPiece 4 3.2   (13) 3.1   (  7) 2.4   (  3) 8.6   (  4) B C D 114.8
Power 4.2 (PI + Alleg) 4 3.3   (  3) 3.1   (  6) 2.2   (  9) 8.6   (  5) B C D E 114.7
PGI 459 4 3.2   (  8) 3.0   (  9) 2.2   (14) 8.4   (  6) B C D E F 112.5
Rebound 5.0 4 3.3   (  4) 3.0   (10) 2.1   (18) 8.4   (  7) B C D E F 112.4
DS417 4 3.2   (15) 3.1   (  2) 2.1   (22) 8.4   (  8) B C D E F 112.3
GrandStand 4 3.2   (  7) 2.9   (20) 2.2   (  8) 8.4   (  9) B C D E F 112.2
PGI 424 4 3.2   (11) 3.0   (14) 2.2   (11) 8.4   (10) B C D E F 112.1
Dura 512 5 3.3   (  2) 3.0   (15) 2.1   (21) 8.4   (11) B C D E F 112.0
Mountaineer 2.0 5 3.2   (10) 3.0   (17) 2.2   (10) 8.4   (12) B C D E F 111.9
Boulder 5 3.2   (14) 2.8   (28) 2.3   (  5) 8.4   (13) B C D E F 111.3
Masterpiece 4 3.1   (20) 2.9   (21) 2.3   (  7) 8.3   (14) B C D E F 110.9
Power 4.2 (Coated) 4 3.1   (18) 3.0   (12) 2.2   (13) 8.3   (15) B C D E F 110.9
DKA50-18 5 3.0   (25) 3.0   (11) 2.2   (12) 8.3   (16) C D E F G 110.3
AmeriStand 407TQ 4 3.2   (  9) 2.9   (23) 2.1   (23) 8.3   (17) C D E F G 109.9
Whitney 4 2.8   (32) 3.1   (  4) 2.4   (  2) 8.3   (18) C D E F G 109.9
WL 325HQ 4 3.3   (  5) 2.9   (26) 2.1   (24) 8.3   (19) C D E F G 109.9
Mariner III 4 3.1   (21) 3.0   (16) 2.2   (15) 8.2   (20) C D E F G 109.7
WL 357HQ 5 3.0   (24) 3.0   (  8) 2.1   (17) 8.2   (21) D E F G 109.6
HybriForce620 6 3.1   (17) 2.9   (22) 2.1   (16) 8.2   (22) E F G 109.4
CW 500 5 3.1   (23) 3.0   (13) 2.1   (20) 8.2   (23) F G H 108.8
HybriForce420/wet 4 3.1   (19) 2.9   (27) 2.1   (19) 8.1   (24) F G H I 108.2
WL 319HQ 3 3.2   (16) 3.0   (19) 2.0   (26) 8.1   (25) F G H I 108.1
Expedition 5 3.2   (12) 2.9   (24) 2.0   (28) 8.1   (26) F G H I 107.3
WL 343HQ 4 3.0   (30) 3.0   (18) 2.0   (27) 7.9   (27) G H I J 105.6
RRALF 4R200 4 3.0   (29) 2.8   (30) 2.0   (25) 7.8   (28) H I J K 104.1
WL 355RR 4 3.0   (28) 2.9   (25) 1.9   (31) 7.8   (29) H I J K 103.9
FSG 408DP 4 3.0   (27) 2.8   (31) 1.9   (29) 7.8   (30) I J K 103.2
DKA41-18RR 4 2.8   (31) 2.8   (29) 1.9   (30) 7.5   (31) J K 100.4
Vernal 2 3.0   (26) 2.7   (32) 1.8   (32) 7.5   (32) K 100.0
MEAN 3.14 2.97 2.15 8.26
CV 5.8 5.7 8.4 4.0
LSD (0.1) 0.22 0.20 0.22 0.40
Trial seeded at 25 lb/acre viable seed at Scott Valley, CA.                                        
Entries followed by the same letter are not significantly different at the 10% probability level according to Fisher's (protected) LSD.
FD = Fall Dormancy reported by seed companies.