2014 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 3   YEAR                            
9-Jun 10-Sep TOTAL
  FD   Dry t/a                            
Released Varieties
RRALF 4R200 5 4.6   (    1) 1.5   (    1) 6.1   (    1) A
RR Stratica 3 4.5   (    5) 1.5   (    6) 6.0   (    2) A B
AmeriStand 415NT RR 4 4.5   (    3) 1.4   (  12) 5.9   (    3) A B
6547R 5 4.4   (    8) 1.5   (    5) 5.9   (    4) A B C
RR Tonnica 4 4.6   (    2) 1.3   (  22) 5.9   (    5) A B C
Mutiny 4 4.5   (    4) 1.3   (  19) 5.9   (    6) A B C D
6516R 5 4.4   (  11) 1.5   (    7) 5.8   (    8) A B C D
Denali 4.10RR 4 4.3   (  13) 1.5   (    2) 5.8   (    9) B C D E
DK44-16RR 4 4.5   (    7) 1.3   (  23) 5.8   (  10) B C D E
AmeriStand 455TQ RR 4 4.4   (    9) 1.3   (  26) 5.7   (  15) B C D E F G
6497R 4 4.3   (  16) 1.4   (  11) 5.7   (  16) B C D E F G
RR AphaTron 4 4.3   (  17) 1.4   (    9) 5.7   (  17) B C D E F G
WL 355.RR.HQ 4 4.2   (  19) 1.4   (  13) 5.6   (  19) D E F G H I
WL 372HQ.RR 5 4.2   (  20) 1.3   (  21) 5.5   (  20) E F G H I J
WL 356HQ.RR 4 4.1   (  22) 1.4   (  16) 5.5   (  21) F G H I J K
RR NemaStar 4 4.1   (  24) 1.4   (  15) 5.5   (  23) G H I J K
RR Presteez 5 4.1   (  21) 1.3   (  28) 5.4   (  24) H I J K
WL 367.RR.HQ 4 4.1   (  26) 1.3   (  24) 5.4   (  26) H I J K
Consistency 4.10RR 4 4.0   (  27) 1.3   (  27) 5.3   (  27) I J K
Integra 8401RR 4 4.0   (  29) 1.3   (  20) 5.3   (  28) J K
Integra 8444RR 4 4.0   (  28) 1.2   (  29) 5.2   (  29) K L
MEAN 4.28 1.37 5.64
CV 5.4 7.4 4.7
LSD (0.1) 0.25 0.11 0.29
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
Cut 2 data was lost-harvest taken July 24, 2014.   The hay was too lodged to be able to harvest with a Carter plot harvester.