2009-2011 YIELDS. UC DAVIS ALFALFA CULTIVAR TRIAL. TRIAL PLANTED 09/25/08
      2009   2010   2011                                   % of
      Yield   Yield   Yield   Average                               CUF 101
FD Dry t/a %
Released Varieties
HybriForce 620 6 13.0   (  2) 10.5   (  1) 11.4   (  1) 11.6   (  1) A 136.6
Magna 801 FQ 8 13.1   (  1) 9.8   (13) 10.4   (  7) 11.1   (  4) A B C 130.4
PGI 709 7 12.5   (  5) 10.1   (  8) 10.4   (  6) 11.0   (  5) A B C D 129.2
HybriForce 800 8 12.4   (  7) 10.0   (  9) 10.4   (  5) 10.9   (  6) A B C D E 128.7
Conquistador 8 12.1   (19) 10.2   (  4) 10.2   (  9) 10.8   (  7) A B C D E F 127.4
58R51 RR 8 12.1   (16) 10.3   (  3) 9.8   (25) 10.7   (  9) B C D E F G 126.3
Integra 8800 8 12.0   (20) 10.2   (  5) 10.0   (17) 10.7   (10) B C D E F G 126.2
Arriba II 7 12.3   (  9) 9.4   (22) 10.1   (14) 10.6   (12) B C D E F G H 124.6
WL 530HQ 8 12.7   (  3) 9.8   (15) 9.3   (37) 10.6   (13) B C D E F G H 124.4
GrandSlam 8 11.3   (26) 10.1   (  6) 10.2   (11) 10.5   (14) B C D E F G H 123.5
HybriForce 700 7 11.1   (31) 10.1   (  7) 10.2   (10) 10.5   (16) B C D E F G H I 123.1
Pacifico 9 12.1   (18) 9.3   (23) 9.9   (18) 10.5   (17) B C D E F G H I 122.9
PGI 608 6 12.2   (13) 8.9   (37) 10.3   (  8) 10.4   (18) B C D E F G H I 122.6
56S82 6 12.3   (11) 9.3   (25) 9.4   (34) 10.3   (21) C D E F G H I J 121.1
Archer III 5 11.6   (21) 9.0   (32) 10.1   (15) 10.3   (22) D E F G H I J 120.5
Artesian Sunrise 7 11.3   (27) 9.3   (24) 9.9   (19) 10.2   (26) D E F G H I J K 119.6
Integra 8600 6 11.2   (29) 9.8   (14) 9.4   (33) 10.2   (27) E F G H I J K 119.3
8R100 8 12.3   (10) 8.8   (38) 9.2   (39) 10.1   (28) F G H I J K 118.8
Magna 995 9 11.3   (24) 9.3   (27) 9.7   (26) 10.1   (29) F G H I J K 118.7
Tango 6 11.4   (23) 9.5   (19) 9.0   (40) 10.0   (32) G H I J K 117.4
Integra 8801R 8 11.0   (33) 9.0   (34) 9.8   (24) 10.0   (33) G H I J K 117.0
Cisco 6 10.4   (37) 8.9   (36) 10.5   (  4) 9.9   (34) G H I J K 116.7
Magna 788 7 11.4   (22) 9.7   (18) 8.6   (43) 9.9   (35) H I J K 116.4
Sutter 6 10.9   (35) 9.2   (28) 9.6   (29) 9.9   (36) H I J K 116.4
Dura 843 8 10.8   (36) 8.9   (35) 9.3   (35) 9.7   (37) I J K L 113.5
TruTest 6 10.1   (41) 9.0   (31) 9.7   (28) 9.6   (38) J K L 112.6
Lightning IV 4 10.3   (38) 8.7   (40) 9.5   (31) 9.5   (39) J K L 111.7
DKA 50-18 5 10.3   (39) 8.4   (42) 9.5   (32) 9.4   (40) K L 110.4
WL 440HQ 5 9.7   (43) 8.7   (41) 8.6   (42) 9.0   (41) L M 105.9
Integra 8401R 8 9.8   (42) 7.8   (45) 9.2   (38) 9.0   (42) L M 105.3
4R200 4 10.2   (40) 8.0   (43) 8.6   (41) 8.9   (43) L M 105.1
Cuf 101 9 9.5   (44) 8.8   (39) 7.2   (45) 8.5   (44) M 100.0
6R100 6 9.2   (45) 7.9   (44) 8.4   (44) 8.5   (45) M 99.7
Experimental Varieties
DS 067348 8 12.7   (  4) 10.0   (10) 10.9   (  3) 11.2   (  2) A B 131.3
SW 9812 9 12.5   (  6) 9.9   (11) 10.9   (  2) 11.1   (  3) A B C 130.6
FG 83T048 8 12.4   (  8) 9.8   (16) 10.1   (16) 10.7   (  8) B C D E F G 126.3
SW 9813 9 12.2   (12) 9.8   (17) 9.9   (23) 10.6   (11) B C D E F G H 124.7
DS 077601 8 12.2   (14) 9.3   (26) 10.1   (13) 10.5   (15) B C D E F G H 123.5
CW 38065 8 11.2   (30) 9.9   (12) 10.1   (12) 10.4   (19) B C D E F G H I 122.4
DS 071842 6 12.1   (17) 9.5   (20) 9.7   (27) 10.4   (20) B C D E F G H I 122.3
DS 067092 8 11.0   (34) 10.4   (  2) 9.3   (36) 10.2   (23) D E F G H I J 120.3
SW 9803 9 12.1   (15) 9.0   (33) 9.5   (30) 10.2   (24) D E F G H I J 120.1
SW 9816 9 11.3   (25) 9.4   (21) 9.9   (21) 10.2   (25) D E F G H I J K 120.0
CW 26089 6 11.3   (28) 9.1   (30) 9.9   (22) 10.1   (30) F G H I J K 118.5
CW 27092 7 11.1   (32) 9.1   (29) 9.9   (20) 10.0   (31) F G H I J K 118.0
MEAN 11.47 9.38 9.73 10.19
CV 9.1 8.1 9.2 6.8
LSD (0.1) 1.24 0.91 1.07 0.82
                                                           
Trial seeded at 25 lb/acre viable seed on Yolo clay loam soil at the Univ. of California Agronomy Farm, Davis, CA.
Entries followed by the same letter are not significantly different at the 10% probability level according to Fishers (protected) LSD.
FD = Fall Dormancy reported by seed companies.