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Public Certified Oat Varieties

2016 Oat Yield Trials and Variety Descriptions

ARMOR

  • Similar to Ogle in appearance with excellent resistance to lodging
  • High-yielding varieties, averaging 4 bu/acre higher than Ogle in Ohio tests 
  • Mid-season in maturity, being a day later than Ogle and 2 days earlier than Porter 
  • Stands slightly taller than average when compared to Noble, Ogle and Porter 
  • Moderate resistance to the barley yellow dwarf virus 
  • Released: Ohio, 1991

NOBLE

  • Developed at Purdue in cooperation with USDA/ARS
  • A stiff-strawed mid-season variety
  • Brownish-yellow kernels
  • Moderately resistant to loose smut
  • Released: Ohio, 1973

OGLE

  • Very high yielding, medium maturing variety
  • Compared to the variety Lang, it is higher yielding, several days later, several inches taller, equal in test weight, lodging resistance, and grain quality
  • Yellow, non-fluorescent, slender and finely tapered at the tips kernels
  • Excellent resistance to barley yellow dwarf virus
  • Released: Ohio, 1981

SABER

  • An early maturity high yielding variety
  • Very good test weight
  • About 1” shorter than Armor and Ogle
  • Has light yellow kernels with kernel coloring similar to Ogle
  • Released: Illinois 2010

VARIETY CHARACTERISTICS
VARIETY
TEST WEIGHT
PLANT HEIGHT (IN)
STRAW STRENGTH
MATURITY*
CROWN RUST
STEM RUST
B. YELLOW DWARF
HULL COLOR

ARMOR

BURTON
 

Med.

High
 
36.2

--
V. Strong

Strong
+2

+1
Susc.

Susc.
Susc.

Susc.
Res.

M. Res.
Yellow

Yellow

GOODING

NOBLE
 

V. High

High
 
35.6

--
V. Strong

Strong
+1

0
Susc.

Susc.
Susc.

M.Susc.
Res.

M. Res.
Yellow

Yellow


OGLE

SABER
 


Med.

Med.
 
36.5

35.5
Strong

Strong
+1

-2
Susc.

M.Susc.
Susc.

Susc.
V. Res.

Tolerant
Yellow

Yellow
* + or - days from Noble (164.4 days heading from Jan. 1)



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