2013 YIELDS, UC SCOTT VALLEY ALFALFA CUTIVAR TRIAL.  TRIAL PLANTED 5/04/2012
Note: Single year data should not be used to evaluate alfalfa varieties or choose alfalfa cultivars
      Cut 1   Cut 2   Cut 3   Cut 4   YEAR                            
31-May 8-Jul 12-Aug 1-Oct TOTAL
  FD   Dry t/a                            
Released Varieties
RRALF 4R200 5 3.6   (  1) 2.9   (  2) 2.3   (  2) 1.6   (  2) 10.4   (  1) A
6547R 5 3.6   (  2) 2.8   (  4) 2.3   (  1) 1.6   (  1) 10.4   (  2) A B
Denali 4.10RR 4 3.6   (  3) 2.7   (  7) 2.2   (  3) 1.5   (  4) 10.1   (  3) A B C
RR Stratica 3 3.4   (  7) 2.7   (  6) 2.2   (  4) 1.5   (  5) 9.9   (  5) C D E
WL 372HQ.RR 5 3.4   (  8) 2.7   (  8) 2.2   (  9) 1.5   (  7) 9.8   (  6) C D E F
AmeriStand 415NT RR 4 3.4   (15) 2.8   (  3) 2.2   (12) 1.5   (  8) 9.8   (  7) C D E F
RR Tonnica 4 3.5   (  5) 2.6   (21) 2.2   (  5) 1.5   (  6) 9.8   (  8) C D E F G
6516R 5 3.4   (14) 2.7   (  9) 2.2   (  8) 1.5   (10) 9.8   (  9) C D E F G
Mutiny 4 3.4   (10) 2.7   (15) 2.1   (19) 1.5   (  3) 9.7   (11) D E F G
WL 356HQ.RR 4 3.4   (11) 2.7   (18) 2.2   (11) 1.4   (19) 9.7   (14) D E F G H
DK44-16RR 4 3.3   (20) 2.8   (  5) 2.1   (25) 1.4   (15) 9.6   (16) E F G H I
RR AphaTron 4 3.4   (12) 2.7   (14) 2.1   (26) 1.4   (16) 9.6   (17) E F G H I
RR Presteez 5 3.3   (17) 2.6   (24) 2.2   (13) 1.4   (24) 9.5   (19) F G H I J K
WL 355.RR.HQ 4 3.4   (13) 2.6   (22) 2.0   (27) 1.3   (28) 9.4   (21) G H I J K L
AmeriStand 455TQ RR 4 3.3   (22) 2.6   (28) 2.1   (23) 1.4   (17) 9.3   (22) H I J K L
Integra 8444RR 4 3.2   (28) 2.6   (25) 2.1   (21) 1.4   (18) 9.3   (23) I J K L
Consistency 4.10RR 4 3.1   (29) 2.7   (11) 2.1   (22) 1.4   (26) 9.3   (26) I J K L
6497R 4 3.2   (26) 2.6   (23) 2.0   (30) 1.3   (30) 9.1   (27) J K L
RR NemaStar 4 2.9   (30) 2.7   (19) 2.1   (15) 1.4   (21) 9.1   (28) J K L
WL 367.RR.HQ 4 3.3   (21) 2.5   (30) 2.0   (29) 1.4   (27) 9.1   (29) K L
Integra 8401RR 4 3.2   (27) 2.5   (29) 2.0   (28) 1.3   (29) 9.1   (30) L
MEAN 3.35 2.68 2.14 1.44 9.61
CV 6.4 4.8 4.2 4.3 3.7
LSD (0.1) 0.23 0.14 0.10 0.07 0.38
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.
Nine experimental lines were omitted from this table