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Table 4 Dry matter accumulation and plant height of oats varieties at different growth stages

From: Evaluation of biomass yield and nutritional quality of oats–vetch mixtures at different harvesting stage under residual moisture in Fogera District, Ethiopia

Variety Plant height (cm) Dry matter accumulation (g/10 plants)
Cutting days after sowing Cutting days after sowing
20 40 60 80 100 20 40 60 80 100
Oats CI-8237 12.98 25.55 45.92a 67.18a 71.80a 1.21 10.50 31.62 50.24a 52.37a
Oats CI-8251 13.06 24.72 39.83b 61.51b 66.44b 1.22 10.48 30.68 48.48b 49.98b
Mean 13.02 25.13 42.88 64.35 69.12 1.22 10.49 31.15 49.36 51.17
SE 1.95 2.31 6.16 6.10 6.92 0.18 1.19 2.08 1.96 1.80
CV 14.95 9.20 14.37 9.48 10.01 14.52 11.30 6.68 3.97 3.52
P value (varieties) 0.9054 0.2883 0.0059 0.0091 0.0272 0.851 0.8666 0.1884 0.0113 0.0004
  1. SE standard error, CV coefficient of variation
  2. a, bVariety means with different letters in column are significantly different