2010-11 YIELDS. LANCASTER ALFALFA CULTIVAR TRIAL.  TRIAL PLANTED 9/15/09
      2010   2011                               % of
      Yield   Yield   Average                           CUF101
FD Dry t/a %
Released Varieties
HybriForce-620 6 9.4   (  1) 11.4   (  1) 10.4   (  1) A 120.6
PGI 709 7 8.9   (  6) 10.8   (  3) 9.8   (  2) B 114.3
HybriForce-2600 8 9.0   (  4) 10.7   (  4) 9.8   (  3) B 114.1
GrandSlam 8 8.7   (11) 11.0   (  2) 9.8   (  4) B C 114.0
Integra 8600 6 9.1   (  3) 10.6   (  7) 9.8   (  5) B C 114.0
HybriForce-700 7 9.1   (  2) 10.3   (14) 9.7   (  6) B C D 112.8
PGI 704 7 8.8   (  8) 10.5   (  8) 9.7   (  8) B C D 112.5
Bar 9242 8.5 8.7   (10) 10.7   (  6) 9.7   (  9) B C D 112.5
Arriba II 7 8.9   (  7) 10.4   (12) 9.7   (10) B C D E 112.1
WL 440HQ 6 8.6   (15) 10.7   (  5) 9.6   (11) B C D E 111.8
HybridForce-800 8 8.7   (13) 10.5   (  9) 9.6   (12) B C D E 111.4
Pacifico 9 8.7   (12) 10.4   (13) 9.5   (13) B C D E F 110.7
AmeriStand 803 8 8.5   (16) 10.5   (11) 9.5   (14) B C D E F G 110.2
Integra 8800 8 8.4   (18) 10.3   (15) 9.4   (17) B C D E F G H 109.1
Medina 8.5 8.5   (17) 10.1   (18) 9.3   (18) C D E F G H 108.0
WL 363HQ 5 8.2   (20) 10.1   (19) 9.1   (20) E F G H I 106.2
Moapa 69 8 8.1   (23) 9.9   (22) 9.0   (22) G H I J 104.3
Highline 9 8.4   (19) 9.5   (25) 9.0   (23) H I J 104.0
WL-535 8 7.9   (24) 9.6   (24) 8.8   (24) I J 101.8
Cuf 101 9 7.6   (25) 9.6   (23) 8.6   (25) J K 100.0
TechAg844 7.5   (26) 8.9   (27) 8.2   (26) K 95.2
Experimental Varieties
CW 058071 8.9   (  5) 10.5   (10) 9.7   (  7) B C D 112.7
DS077661 6 8.8   (  9) 10.1   (20) 9.4   (15) B C D E F G H 109.6
DS067092 8 8.6   (14) 10.2   (17) 9.4   (16) B C D E F G H 109.3
CW 057072 8.2   (21) 10.2   (16) 9.2   (19) D E F G H I 107.1
FG 65T077 8.1   (22) 10.0   (21) 9.0   (21) F G H I J 104.9
UC451 7.4   (27) 9.0   (26) 8.2   (27) K 95.1
MEAN 8.50 10.24 9.37
CV 6.1 4.4 4.6
LSD (0.1) 0.63 0.54 0.52
                                                 
Trial seeded at 25 lb/acre viable seed in Lancaster, 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.