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Research Project: Genetic Improvement of Sugarcane for Temperate Climates

Location: Sugarcane Research

Title: A report on the 2014 outfield variety tests

Author
item Dufrene, Edwis
item White, William
item Waguespack, Herman - American Sugar Cane League
item Ball, Brian - American Sugar Cane League
item Jackson, Windell - American Sugar Cane League
item Sexton, David - LSU Agcenter
item Kimbeng, Collins - LSU Agcenter

Submitted to: Sugar Bulletin
Publication Type: Trade Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: 5/7/2015
Publication Date: N/A
Citation: N/A

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: Outfield variety tests are conducted each year on grower farms that represent different regions and soils of the Louisiana sugarcane industry. These tests are carried out during the final three years of a 12 year Louisiana sugarcane variety development program and include recommended commercial varieties and experimental varieties designated for further testing. This report summarizes the yield performance of these varieties harvested from outfield variety tests during 2014.