Table 11. Mean yields and feed quality characteristics of five corn hybrids evaluated for silage in three County Standard Tests in Tennessee during 2017.
|Hybrid †||Trait Package ‡||Dry Weight Avg. Yield |
|±||Std Err.||Moisture at Harvest|
|30h IV NDFD |
(% of NDF)
|A||NK N83D-3111||RR, LL, VIP3111||8.61||±||0.63||49||8.69||47.4||63.4||21.2||27.5||70.2||0.65||3037||25986|
|A||NK NK1573-3111A||RR, LL, VIP3111||8.36||±||0.63||52||8.94||47||66.8||22.5||27||73.3||0.68||3244||26143|
|A||Augusta 7768||GT, LL, VIP3110||8.14||±||0.63||54||9.04||48.8||68.2||19||28||73||0.67||3183||25763|
|A||Croplan 5678||RR, VT2P||7.97||±||0.63||52||8.54||48.1||64.7||23.1||27.7||72||0.67||3160||24443|
|A||Croplan 5900||RR, VT2P||7.9||±||0.63||56||8.63||50.3||64.7||18.5||28.7||70||0.64||2984||23708|
† Hybrids that have any MS letter in common are not significantly different at the 5% level of probability.
‡ For a full description of abbreviated biotech traits, see table 13.
NDF = Neutral Detergent Fiber
30h IV NDFD = Neutral Detergent Filber Digestibility
ADF = Acid Detergent Fiber
TDN = Total Digestable Nutrients
NEL = Net Energy for Lactation
- based on University of Wisconsin Milk2006 software program.
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