2020-2022 YIELDS, SCOTT VALLEY ALFALFA CULTIVAR TRIAL.  TRIAL PLANTED 9/5/19
      2020   2021   2022                               % of
      Yield   Yield   Yield   Average                           LG 4R300
FD Dry t/a
Ameristand 518 NT 5.2   5.53   (  7) 9.58   (  1) 9.22   (  3) 8.11   (  1) A 114.0
LG EXTERRA (5FD) 5   5.56   (  5) 9.11   (  4) 9.29   (  1) 7.98   (  2) A B 112.2
Hybriforce 3400 4   5.86   (  3) 9.40   (  2) 8.63   (10) 7.96   (  3) A B C 111.9
SW 4412Y 4   5.31   (17) 9.26   (  3) 9.27   (  2) 7.95   (  4) A B C D 111.7
AFX Hybriforce 4400 4   5.69   (  4) 8.99   (  6) 8.84   (  7) 7.84   (  5) A B C D E 110.2
6585 Q 5   5.96   (  1) 8.73   (12) 8.64   (  9) 7.77   (  6) A B C D E F 109.2
SW5210 5   5.48   (11) 9.05   (  5) 8.73   (  8) 7.75   (  7) A B C D E F G 108.9
AFX Magnum 8 4   5.36   (14) 8.80   (  9) 8.91   (  5) 7.69   (  8) A B C D E F G H 108.0
SW4107 4   5.52   (  9) 8.93   (  7) 8.53   (13) 7.66   (  9) A B C D E F G H 107.7
LG Camas 4   5.31   (16) 8.70   (13) 8.91   (  6) 7.64   (10) A B C D E F G H 107.4
AFX 579 5   5.54   (  6) 8.89   (  8) 8.26   (16) 7.56   (11) B C D E F G H I 106.3
Nexgrow 6516 5   5.95   (  2) 8.43   (18) 8.08   (20) 7.49   (12) B C D E F G H I J 105.2
SW3407 3   5.39   (13) 8.79   (10) 8.25   (17) 7.48   (13) B C D E F G H I J 105.1
AFX 460 4   5.21   (19) 8.61   (14) 8.56   (12) 7.46   (14) C D E F G H I J 104.8
6422Q 4   4.96   (23) 8.44   (17) 8.93   (  4) 7.44   (15) D E F G H I J 104.5
DG 4210 Dynagrow 4   5.41   (12) 8.73   (11) 8.05   (21) 7.39   (16) E F G H I J 103.9
Ameristand 427TQ 4   4.83   (24) 8.61   (15) 8.62   (11) 7.35   (17) E F G H I J 103.3
Ameristand 415 NT RR 4.3   5.33   (15) 8.40   (19) 8.31   (14) 7.35   (18) E F G H I J 103.2
DG 5315 5   5.25   (18) 8.54   (16) 8.11   (19) 7.30   (19) F G H I J 102.6
WL 377 HQ 5   5.02   (22) 8.38   (20) 8.31   (15) 7.24   (20) G H I J 101.7
AFX 360 Hi-Gest  3   5.53   (  8) 7.96   (23) 8.14   (18) 7.21   (21) H I J K 101.3
LG 4R300 4.1   5.49   (10) 8.06   (22) 7.80   (22) 7.12   (22) I J K 100.0
LG 5R300  (5FD) 5   5.13   (20) 8.28   (21) 7.65   (23) 7.02   (23) J K 98.7
Ameristand 545 NT RR 5.4   5.09   (21) 7.49   (24) 7.54   (24) 6.70   (24) K 94.2
MEAN 5.40 8.67 8.48 7.52
CV 8.35 8.69 8.45 5.71
LSD (0.1) 0.55 0.91 0.87 0.52
                                                       
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.