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Performance of Grain Sorghum Hybrids in Louisiana 2008

Performance of grain sorghum hybrids is annually evaluated by Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station (LAES) researchers. The purpose of these trials is to provide to Louisiana growers, seedsmen, county agents of the Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service (LCES), and other interested individuals and organizations with unbiased performance data for commercial grain sorghum hybrids submitted for evaluation by private agencies. Results from these trials are used by the LCES for recommending hybrids.

The cooperating LAES units in 2008 were: Dean Lee Research Station, Alexandria; Central Research Station, Baton Rouge; Red River Research Station, Bossier City; Rice Research Station, Crowley; Northeast Research Station, St. Joseph; and Macon Ridge Research Station, Winnsboro.

Related Files
FilenameDescriptionFile Size
Fcover2008.pdf Front cover 181.66 KB
InsideCover2008.pdf Inside Cover 53.44 KB
S1.pdf LAES Research Summary 179 - Entire report including all items below 201.31 KB
S2.pdf Introduction - Procedures, Traits & Rating Scale, and Results 114.17 KB
S3.pdf Grain Sorghum Performance at the Central Research Station - Baton Rouge 119.31 KB
S4.pdf Grain Sorghum Performance at the Red River Research Station – Bossier City 121.96 KB
S5.pdf Grain Sorghum Performance at the Rice Research Station- Crowley 124.83 KB
S6.pdf Non-Irrigated and Irrigated Grain Sorghum Performance at the Northeast Research Station – St. Joseph 134.50 KB
S7.pdf Table 7. Summary of yield performance of grain sorghum hybrids at four locations in the 2008 LAES hybrid performance trials 110.34 KB
S8.pdf Table 8. List of participating seed companies and hybrids tested in the LAES 2008 grain sorghum hybrid performance trials 19.12 KB
Last Updated: 11/4/2014 8:02:23 AM

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