Early – 2002 Quality (Armstrong)

2002 Armstrong
Company*HybridRelative Yield**Dry MatterGrainStover ADF***Stover NDF***
MAIZEX Inc.LEAFY 85113932.837.845.874.6
PICKSEED CANADA INC.ExAlt12929.941.145.771.7
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.39K40121385148.674.1
Mycogen Brand SeedsTMF212612035.941.544.871.6
Hyland SeedsHLS01211935.141.644.975.2
Advanta Seeds Inc.Garst 896611737.242.149.473.2
MAIZEX Inc.LEAFY 511334.437.243.771
Pride SeedsPride K1101123637.743.769.9
UAP DYNA-GRO748511134.841.947.275.9
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.39G12 *11133.440.843.868.6
PICKSEED CANADA INC.PICKSEED 235110432.743.845.472
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.39D8110036.250.7
Syngenta Seeds Can. Inc.NK N15-Z1 *9636.442.9
Mycogen Brand Seeds20519534.337.7
Hyland SeedsHLS007 *9431.744.9
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.39R62 *9234.938.245.469.1
Advanta Seeds Inc.Garst 89759033.344.2
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.39J26 *883947.943.869.5
Syngenta Seeds Can. Inc.NK N09-B38639.245.747.272.4
Syngenta Seeds Can. Inc.NK G-40668632.344.142.968.9
Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd.39T68 *8532.136.44265.2
Advanta Seeds Inc.Garst 8993 *7234.338.2
*Advanta Seeds Inc. – Garst Seeds Brand; Hyland Seeds – Hyland Brand; MAIZEX Inc. – MAIZEX Brand; Pride Seeds – Pride Brand; Dow AgroSciences – Mycogen Brand Seeds; PICKSEED CANADA INC.– PICKSEED Brand; Pioneer Hi-Bred Ltd. – Pioneer Brand; Syngenta Seeds Canada Inc. – NK Brand; UAP–DYNA GRO – DYNA GRO Brand. **Hybrids were compared to the average of three standards – HLS012, Mycogen 2051 and NK G-4066. This average was assigned a value of 100. The average yield of the standards at Armstrong was 16.8 tonnes of dry matter per hectare. (+)Significant bird damage occurred one month before harvest possibly due to early maturity *** ADF = Acid Detergent Fibre, NDF = Neutral Detergent Fibre