Late Silage Trials (Agassiz & Chilliwack)

1999 Agassiz1999 Chilliwack
Company*HybridHeat UnitsRelative Yield**Dry MatterGrainLodgingRelative Yield**Dry MatterGrainLodging
Pickseed Canada Inc.EXEL285013222.226.2012521.322.90
Pride SeedsPride K407307512423.628.21.410922.123.70
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.37M34295011822.233.3011321.126.40
Pride SeedsPride K266280011423.134.8011522.230.20
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.38F70280011824.444010922.443.50
Advanta Seeds Inc.Garst 894327501112431.8011122.129.50
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.36R10300011222.238.9010820.330.30
Hyland SeedsHL2505295010722.537.5011121.926.60
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.3845280010723.636.3010721.6330
Hytest SeedsHT4199265010922.227.1010520.825.60
Hyland SeedsHLS034285010422.336.82510620.627.50
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.37M81290010423.148.1010622.2370
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.38P05285010723.439.3010120.638.80
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.38W36275010823.845.3010020.538.20
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.34K77310010319.329.8010418.926.70
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.37H97290010622.343.8010021.935.60
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.37H24280010621.9380972032.30
Pride SeedsPride K286285010222.13901002036.10
DEKALBDK520RR310010319.83509519.437.10
Novartis Seeds NK BrandENERFEAST 128501012240.109519.336.20
Hytest SeedsHT461229008924.344.9010320.121.20
Novartis Seeds NK BrandN255526509922.144.10922236.20
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.38K0627009521.64709520.834.20
Mycogen Canada Inc.TMF9427009922.340.908819.136.10
Novartis Seeds NK BrandN303028009321.544.409320.230.30
Advanta Seeds Inc.Garst 8972IT27009123.144.609522.437.30
DEKALBDK40528009321.845.408820.442.30
Novartis Seeds NK BrandG406427008820.549.908718.339.80

* ABT/Hytest Seeds - Hytest brand; Advanta Seeds Inc. - Garst brand; Asgrow Seed Company - Asgrow brand; DEKALB - DEKALB brand; Hyland Seeds - Hyland brand; Pride Seeds - Pride brand; Mycogen Canada Inc. - Mycogen brand; Novartis Seeds Inc. - NK brand; Pickseed Canada Inc. - Pickseed brand; Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd. - Pioneer brand.
** Hybrids were compared to the average yield of two standards - 3845, N3030. This average was assigned a value of 100. The average yield of the standards at Agassiz was 14.7 tonnes of dry matter per hectare and at Chilliwack was 16.8.