2017-2018 Multi-State Organic Oat Variety Trial Results

Project Type: Partnership
Funds awarded in 2017: $30,000.00
Projected End Date: 03/14/2019
Grant Recipient: South Dakota State University
Region: North Central
State: South Dakota
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Melanie Caffe-Treml
South Dakota State University
Choosing the right oat variety can have a major impact on revenue per acre as it will affect the productivity and marketability of the grain produced. In order to provide producers with oat performance data , twenty oat varieties were tested under organic management in three locations across Minnesota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin in 2017-2018. Results are summarized in this publication.
Melanie Caffe-Treml, South Dakota State University
Jonathan Kleinjan, South Dakota State University
Lucia Gutierrez, University of Wisconsin
Kevin Smith, University of Minnesota
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Researchers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.