The Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
The University of Georgia
Table of Contents
2002 Peanut, Cotton, and Tobacco Performance Tests
Research Report Number 686
January 2003
Athens, Georgia:
Dryland Earlier Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DPLX99X35 1158   43.5 84.3 1.14 28.0 4.9
PH98M-2893 1144   42.2 83.6 1.10 29.1 5.1
OA-87 1070   40.5 81.8 1.04 26.8 4.8
OA-90 1070   43.9 83.9 1.11 30.0 5.3
PSC355 982 40.2 84.5 1.12 31.7 5.3
DP555BR 969 40.7 83.3 1.14 30.5 4.9
OA-85 932 44.1 83.1 1.10 28.8 4.9
DP451BR 891 37.0 83.5 1.11 29.2 4.8
SG105 889 39.4 84.2 1.14 30.0 5.1
DELTAPEARL 874 37.6 83.0 1.17 31.6 5.0
ST4892BR 871 41.8 84.1 1.08 29.1 5.4
SG215BR 864 39.8 81.7 1.05 26.4 5.0
OA-89 850 39.1 82.7 1.06 28.2 4.9
MISCOT8839 850 38.8 84.4 1.16 30.1 5.2
FM958 823 39.3 82.7 1.13 33.7 4.9
ST4793R 798 41.0 83.5 1.09 30.3 5.3
GA95-251 795 38.7 83.8 1.14 33.8 5.2
FM966 780 40.9 84.9 1.15 37.7 4.9
SG501BR 778 40.0 83.9 1.07 32.6 5.2
GA96-66 775 35.9 82.3 1.12 32.9 5.0
OA-88 770 39.2 82.9 1.09 27.9 4.9
GA97-25 766 38.1 83.2 1.11 32.7 5.0
ST457 744 41.4 82.7 1.11 31.0 5.3
GA96-100 742 37.4 83.4 1.13 30.7 4.7
SG521R 719 40.0 83.4 1.07 27.5 5.0
MISCOT8806 702 40.2 83.3 1.11 31.4 5.2
DP436RR 609 35.3 84.2 1.13 29.2 5.0
Average 860 39.9 83.4 1.10 30.4 5.0
LSD 0.01 199 1.3 1.1 0.03 2.1 0.3
CV %   19.7 1.9 0.8 1.4 4.0 3.8
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: May 20, 2002.
Harvested: November 25, 2002.
Fertilization: 70 lb N, 18 lb P2O5, and 35 lb K2O/acre.
Management: Temik applied 4 lb/acre.
May June  July Aug. Sept. Oct.
Rainfall (in): 4.19 4.65 3.92 1.69 7.36 3.74
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, Stephen Walker, and Richard Smith.