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Virginia Corn Hybrid and Management Trials in 2015

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CSES-149NP

Authors as Published

Wade Thomason, Extension Specialist, Department of Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech; Harry Behl, Research Specialist Senior, Department of Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech; Elizabeth Rucker, Research Associate, Department of Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech

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Performance trials of commercial corn hybrids were conducted at six locations in Virginia in 2015. The Mt. Holly location consisted of both an irrigated and non-irrigated test. All locations were planted with a Wintersteiger PlotKing 2600. All locations were harvested with a Massey-Ferguson 8XP plot combine. Yields have been adjusted to 15.5% moisture. Grain test weight, moisture, and plot grain weights were measured with a GrainGauge® manufactured by HarvestMaster. A list of the companies participating in the trials is shown in the above table. All hybrids entered in the Virginia trials were those submitted by commercial companies. The locations at which particular hybrids were entered were specified by the company. Companies entering hybrids were charged a fee for each hybrid per location to support the Virginia Corn Hybrid and Management Trials.

Archived Virginia Corn Hybrid and Management Trials information can be accessed from: http://www.sites.ext.vt.edu/newsletter-archive/corn-hybrid-management-trials/index.html .

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Virginia Cooperative Extension materials are available for public use, reprint, or citation without further permission, provided the use includes credit to the author and to Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, and Virginia State University.

Publisher

Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Date

November 12, 2015


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