Northern Research and Demonstration Farm

Oat Variety Trial

Authors: Brian J. Lang (Iowa State University) , Sarah Carlson (Practical Farmers of Iowa) , Stefan Gailans (Practical Farmers of Iowa) , Matt Schnabel (Iowa State University)

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    Oat Variety Trial

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Abstract

Oats are a major spring-sown, small grain crop in Iowa. Oats can be used for grain and straw production, as a companion crop to establish hay and pastures, or for early-season forage as hay or haylage. Because oats mature in late July to early August, it allows for cropping options for the remainder of the season, including establishment of a perennial forage or cover crop, and timely window for a mid-season animal manure application.

How to Cite:

Lang, B. J. & Carlson, S. & Gailans, S. & Schnabel, M., (2016) “Oat Variety Trial”, Iowa State University Research and Demonstration Farms Progress Reports 2015(1).

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Published on
01 Jan 2016
Peer Reviewed