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Kentucky Silage Hybrid Performance Test, 2016
11/28/2016 (new)

 UK Authors: David Appelman, Chad Lee, Jerr
 Departments: Adair County, Boyle County, Bracken County,
 Series: Progress Report (PR series)
 Tags: research, variety trials

The objective of the Silage Corn Hybrid Performance Test is to provide unbiased forage yield and quality data for corn hybrids commonly grown for silage in Kentucky.

web only | 4 pages | 1,353 words | 16 downloads | PDF: 143 kb

2015 Kentucky Silage Hybrid Performance Test
10/29/2015 (new)

 UK Authors: David Appelman, Rickey Arnett,
 Departments: County Extension, Plant and Soil Sciences
 Series: Progress Report (PR series)
 Tags: research, variety trials

Hybrids were evaluated for silage performance on cooperating farms. Representatives from seed companies submitted hybrids of their choosing. University of Kentucky personnel or third-party contractors planted the hybrid seeds. Farmers applied the soil fertility and pest management. University of Kentucky personnel harvested, weighed, chopped, and packaged corn for quality analysis. University personnel conducted the statistical analyses and final reporting of hybrid performance.

web only | 4 pages | 1,282 words | 19 downloads | PDF: 271 kb