LOUISIANA AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION

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LOUISIANA AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION

LOUISIANA AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION2009 LOUISIANA CORN HYBRID PERFORMANCE TRIALSThe LAES is now accepting applications for the 2009 corn hybrid performance trials.Please write the exact name for each entry as to how you want it printed in reportingmedia, including blanks and capitalization.Coordinator:Dr. Rick Mascagni, ProfessorNortheast Research Station4589 Hwy. 605P.O. Box 438St. Joseph, LA 71366Office: 318.766.3769 Cell 318.282.2379 FAX: 318.766.4278E-mail: hmascagni@agcenter.lsu.eduSeed Shipping Address:Same as aboveTest Locations: The performance trials are planned to be conducted at the Dean LeeResearch Station at Alexandria, the Red River Research Station at Bossier City, theNortheast Research Station on a clay soil at St. Joseph, the Northeast Research Stationon a loam soil at St. Joseph, and the Macon Ridge Branch Station at Winnsboro.EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN and DATA COLLECTION: A randomized complete blockdesign will be used at each location with at least four replications. Targeted datacollected from each location will include grain yield, grain moisture, test weight, plantpopulation, mid-silk date, plant height, ear height, husk cover, and disease ratings.AMOUNT OF SEED REQUIRED: 10 lbs. of high quality seed is required for each entry.Please use conventional fungicide/insecticide-treated seed. In relation to theinsecticide seed treatment, we recommend using either Poncho 250 or Cruiser 250.Additionally, we will be applying a 0.5-0.75 lb rate of Counter 15G or Lorsban 15Gacross the entire experimental area. It is the responsibility of the submitting agency toinsure that seed purity and quality are acceptable.ENTRY FEE: $500.00/entry.DEADLINES:Entry Form due January 15, 2009Seed due February 1, 2009REMISSION OF FEES:You will be billed after tests have been planted. Please do not send a check with theseed. Payment of fees is due within 14 days after you have received an invoice fromus.


LOUISIANA AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION2009 CORN HYBRID PERFORMANCE TRIAL ENTRY FORMCompany________________Street address________________City, State, Zip ___ ________________Corresponding Representative________________Telephone:__________________ FAX:__________________ E-mail:___________________Signature: __________________ ___ Date: ___________________(Please print or type clearly)1..2.3.4.5.6.7.8.9.10.Hybrid Name*Previous Name(if tested in 2008)Trans-GenesDays toMaturityRecommendedSeeding Rate(Example)LSU 6993 RR XST 229-34 RR 115 23000* Please write Hybrid Name exactly as you want it printed in the final report.Please return this form to:Dr. Rick MascagniNortheast Research Station4589 Hwy 605P.O. Box 438St. Joseph, LA 71366Office Phone: 318-766-3769Cell Phone: 318-282-2379FAX: 318-766-4278E-mail: hmascagni@agcenter.lsu.eduENTRY FORM DUE: January 15, 2009CORN SEED TO REACH NORTHEAST RESEARCH STATION BY: February 1, 2009THANKS!

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