Franklin Parish Crop Demonstrations 2012

Carol Pinnell-Alison  |  7/23/2012 8:17:35 PM

Soybean Variety Demo

Cotton Variety Demo 2012

On-farm crop demonstrations are used to show how LSU AgCenter recommendations perform on producer’s farms. Cooperating producers and their neighbors can view these demonstrations throughout a growing season and review the final harvest data. This information along with other LSU AgCenter publications is used by producers to make production decisions for the next year.

Several producers cooperated this year planting crop variety demonstrations. Ricky and Jonathon Campbell planted a glyphosate tolerant (Roundup Ready) corn hybrid demonstration which is located on Dummy Line Road between Winnsboro and Jigger. Hybrids included are Armor 1550 Pro, CG 8410VT3/PMR, Dekalb DKC 64-69 GENVT3P, Dekalb DKC 66-97 GENVT2P, Dyna-Gro D54VP81, NK 74R3000 GT, Pioneer P2088 YHR, Terral 26HR50, and Terral 28HR20.

Jack Dailey planted a cotton variety demonstration on Drane Loop Road, Extension. Varieties included are AM 1511 B2RF, DP 0912 B2RF, DP 1044 B2RF, DP 1133 B2RF, FM 1944 GLB2, PHY 367 WRF, PHY 375 WRF, PHY 499 WRF, ST 5288 B2RF, and ST 5458 B2RF.

Keith Bringol planted a soybean Group IV variety demonstration doubled cropped with wheat on Hwy 562, Wisner. Varieties included are Armor 4744 (DeltaKing), Asgrow 4632, Asgrow 4732, Croplan R2C 4541, Delta Grow DG 4770, Delta Grow 4880, Dyna-Gro 31RY45, Dyna-Gro 33G48, Hornbeck HBK RY 4721, Morsoy 46X29, Morsoy 46X71, Pioneer 94Y82, Pioneer 95Y01, Progeny P 4510RY, Progeny P 4710RY, REV 49R43, REV 51R53, Schillinger S4990, Syngenta S44-D5, and Syngenta S46-A1 (NK).

Producers are encouraged to go look at these demonstrations. The harvest data are attached below.

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