2014 Sorghum Hybrid Performance Trials and Management Guide

Daniel Fromme, Levy, Ronnie  |  1/22/2015 1:54:01 AM

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Performance of grain sorghum hybrids is evaluated annually by Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station (LAES) researchers. The purpose of these trials is to provide 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.

LAES Research Summary #204 (35 pages) (pdf)

In 2014, 29 grain sorghum hybrids were entered in the LAES yield trials. Soil type, cultural practices, location summaries, and weather graphs are listed prior to data tables for each location. In weather graphs, maximum and minimum temperatures are weekly averages and rainfall weekly totals.

Sorghum Hybrids for Grain (8 pages) (pdf)

The LSU AgCenter conducts yearly grain sorghum hybrid yield tests at several locations around the state. The data is compiled to provide grain sorghum producers in Louisiana with unbiased information on hybrid performance under different soil types and conditions.

If you are only interested in results from specific areas, use the links below to view only that part of the report.

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