Extension/Research Information

2001 Ohio Forage Performance Trials

Ohio State University Extension
Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center
The Ohio State University

Horticulture and Crop Science
Series 195
December 2001

Authors:
R.M. Sulc, Extension Forage Agronomist, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science
J.S. McCormick, Research Associate, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science
L.H. Rhodes, Associate Professor, Department of Plant Pathology
D.J. Barker, Assistant Professor, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science
R.B. Hammond, Associate Professor, Dept. of Entomology, OARDC

Contributors:
Clarence Renk, Manager, Western Branch, OARDC
Joe Davlin, Assistant Manager, Western Branch, OARDC
Eugene Balthaser, Manager, Jackson Branch, OARDC
Lynn Ault, Manager, Schaffter Farm, Wooster, OARDC
Matt Davis, Manager, Northwestern Branch, OARDC


Summary

     This report is a summary of performance data collected from forage variety trials in Ohio. The 2001 report includes performance data of commercial alfalfa varieties in tests planted in 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001 across four sites (Tables 4 to 9); evaluation of potato leafhopper resistance in alfalfa across four sites (Tables 10 to 15); red clover variety trial at one site (Table 16); and grass variety trials at two sites (Tables 17 to 19).

Table of Contents:

  1. Interpreting Yield Data
  2. Alfalfa
  3. Red Clover
  4. Perennial Grasses
  5. Address of Marketers
  6. Download Excel files of all yield data for 2001
  7. Links 

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