2012 YIELDS,  WSREC ALFALFA SALINITY TRIAL.  TRIAL PLANTED 10/27/09
Note: Single year data should not be used to evaluate alfalfa varieties or choose alfalfa cultivars
      Cut 1   Cut 2   Cut 3   Cut 4   Cut 5   Cut 6   Cut 7   Cut 8   YEAR                           % of
3-Apr 7-May 4-Jun 5-Jul 5-Aug 5-Sep 4-Oct 7-Nov TOTAL CUF101
  FD   Dry t/a                           %
Released Varieties
SW 9215 9 2.2   (10) 2.2   (  4) 2.3   (  2) 2.7   (  2) 2.8   (  3) 1.6   (  2) 1.3   (  4) 1.3   (  4) 16.4   (  3) A B C 109.8
WL 656HQ 9 2.4   (  3) 2.2   (  3) 2.3   (  4) 2.5   (  6) 2.8   (  4) 1.5   (  5) 1.3   (  5) 1.4   (  1) 16.3   (  4) A B C D 109.3
Ameristand 901STQ 9 2.1   (11) 2.0   (13) 2.2   (  7) 2.5   (  9) 2.7   (  7) 1.6   (  3) 1.4   (  3) 1.2   (  9) 15.5   (  6) B C D E 104.1
Magna 995 9 2.2   (  7) 2.1   (  9) 2.1   (  9) 2.6   (  5) 2.7   (  6) 1.4   (  9) 1.2   (14) 1.2   (  8) 15.5   (  7) B C D E 103.7
Hybriforce 800 8 2.0   (16) 2.1   (  7) 2.1   (  8) 2.5   (  8) 2.7   (  5) 1.2   (14) 1.2   (  9) 1.2   (  6) 15.2   (  8) B C D E F 102.0
CUF101 9 2.4   (  1) 2.1   (10) 2.1   (11) 2.3   (17) 2.5   (10) 1.2   (16) 1.2   (15) 1.1   (12) 14.9   (11) C D E F G 100.0
AmeriStand 803 8 2.0   (19) 2.0   (15) 2.1   (12) 2.5   (  7) 2.5   (12) 1.5   (  4) 1.3   (  8) 1.1   (14) 14.8   (12) D E F G H 99.4
Integra 8900 9 2.1   (15) 2.0   (12) 2.1   (10) 2.3   (15) 2.5   (14) 1.3   (12) 1.2   (11) 1.2   (  7) 14.8   (13) E F G H I 99.0
SW9803 9 2.2   (  9) 2.0   (17) 2.0   (17) 2.4   (11) 2.4   (16) 1.4   (10) 1.2   (11) 1.0   (17) 14.6   (14) E F G H I J 97.6
Medina 8.5 2.2   (  8) 2.0   (15) 2.0   (15) 2.3   (15) 2.5   (13) 1.3   (13) 1.2   (17) 1.0   (16) 14.5   (15) E F G H I J 97.0
CW 95 9 2.1   (12) 1.9   (19) 1.9   (18) 2.4   (10) 2.4   (15) 1.2   (17) 1.2   (10) 1.1   (10) 14.4   (16) E F G H I J 96.8
CW 485 8 2.0   (18) 2.0   (13) 1.9   (20) 2.3   (18) 2.3   (22) 1.2   (15) 1.1   (19) 1.0   (15) 13.9   (17) F G H I J 93.3
BAR 9242 8.5 1.7   (25) 2.0   (11) 2.0   (15) 2.4   (14) 2.4   (17) 1.1   (24) 1.2   (18) 0.9   (22) 13.8   (19) F G H I J 92.2
CW 585 8 1.7   (24) 1.8   (24) 1.9   (19) 2.1   (23) 2.3   (21) 1.4   (10) 1.3   (  6) 1.0   (20) 13.5   (21) G H I J 90.2
Highline 9 1.9   (21) 1.9   (22) 1.9   (22) 2.1   (21) 2.4   (19) 1.1   (20) 1.1   (20) 1.0   (20) 13.4   (22) H I J 89.7
GrandSlam 8 1.8   (22) 1.9   (23) 1.9   (20) 2.3   (19) 2.1   (25) 1.1   (22) 1.2   (16) 0.9   (24) 13.2   (24) J K 88.5
CW 8028 8 1.8   (23) 1.7   (25) 1.7   (25) 1.8   (25) 2.1   (24) 0.9   (25) 0.9   (25) 0.9   (25) 11.8   (25) K 79.0
Experimental Varieties
FG 96T706 9 2.4   (  4) 2.3   (  1) 2.5   (  1) 2.9   (  1) 2.9   (  1) 1.6   (  1) 1.4   (  2) 1.3   (  5) 17.1   (  1) A 114.9
FG 96T707 9 2.4   (  2) 2.2   (  5) 2.3   (  3) 2.6   (  4) 2.9   (  2) 1.4   (  6) 1.5   (  1) 1.3   (  2) 16.5   (  2) A B 110.7
FG 94T02 9 2.3   (  6) 2.2   (  5) 2.2   (  5) 2.4   (12) 2.6   (  9) 1.4   (  6) 1.3   (  7) 1.3   (  3) 15.7   (  5) A B C D E 105.1
DS593 9 2.4   (  5) 2.3   (  2) 2.2   (  6) 2.4   (13) 2.7   (  7) 1.2   (19) 1.1   (22) 1.0   (18) 15.1   (  9) B C D E F 101.1
SW9812 9 2.1   (13) 2.1   (  8) 2.1   (13) 2.6   (  3) 2.5   (11) 1.4   (  8) 1.2   (13) 1.1   (13) 15.1   (10) B C D E F 101.1
DS067092 8 1.9   (20) 1.9   (20) 2.0   (14) 2.2   (20) 2.3   (20) 1.2   (18) 1.1   (20) 1.1   (10) 13.8   (18) F G H I J 92.3
UC 452 9 2.0   (17) 1.9   (18) 1.9   (24) 2.1   (24) 2.4   (17) 1.1   (20) 1.1   (23) 1.0   (18) 13.5   (20) G H I J 90.7
DS077661 8 2.1   (14) 1.9   (21) 1.9   (23) 2.1   (22) 2.3   (22) 1.1   (22) 1.1   (24) 0.9   (23) 13.3   (23) I J 89.4
MEAN 2.10 2.03 2.07 2.37 2.50 1.30 1.21 1.09 14.66
CV 18.5 11.3 12.0 13.3 13.3 22.9 12.9 19.1 10.2
LSD (0.1) 0.38 0.23 0.24 0.31 0.33 0.29 0.15 0.21 1.48
Trial seeded at 25 lb/acre viable seed at WSREC, Five Points, 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.