Table 3. Mean yields and agronomic traits of 11 corn hybrids evaluated for silage across four REC locations in Tennessee during 2017.

Avg. Yield
HybridTrait PackageàDry Weight Avg. Yield
±Std Err. Avg. Yield 65% Moisture
±Std Err.Moisture at harvest
Plant Height
Ear Height (inches)Lodging
ACroplan 5900RR, VT2P9.01±0.4725.75±1.3569119490
ABNK N83D-3111RR, LL, VIP31118.93±0.4725.52±1.3566121460
ABTerral REV 28BHR18RR2, LL, YGCB, HX18.73±0.4724.95±1.3565122470
ABCAugusta 7768GT, LL, VIP31108.71±0.4824.89±1.3767124441
ABCDMasters Choice MCT6653RR, LL, 3000GT8.55±0.4724.42±1.3567127511
ABCDCroplan 5678RR, VT2P8.34±0.4723.83±1.3567111400
BCDTerral REV 25BHR26RR2, LL, YGCB, HX18.31±0.4723.75±1.3568118470
BCDMasters Choice MCT6733RR, LL, 3000GT8.28±0.4723.65±1.3565120400
CDENK NK1573-3111ARR, LL, VIP31118.02±0.4722.91±1.3566116400
DETerral REV 23BHR55RR2, LL, YGCB, HX17.96±0.4722.75±1.3569122430
EMasters Choice MCT6363RR, LL, 3000GT7.34±0.4820.97±1.3769116440


† 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.

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