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
Midville, Georgia:
Dryland Earlier Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
PSC355 681 41.7 83.9 1.07 34.6 5.3
DPLX99X35 526 43.1 82.8 1.06 31.7 5.2
OA-85 509 42.3 83.7 1.10 32.1 5.0
DELTAPEARL 502 41.4 83.7 1.12 32.8 5.2
OA-90 495 43.0 83.5 1.04 31.4 5.3
ST457 460 39.4 83.6 1.08 34.3 5.2
DP555BR 450 43.3 82.5 1.08 30.5 5.0
MISCOT8839 423 37.3 83.9 1.12 31.5 5.3
FM966 414 40.9 85.0 1.12 39.3 5.1
MISCOT8806 407 38.5 83.2 1.07 34.2 5.0
PH98M-2893 403 42.2 83.0 1.06 32.7 5.3
GA97-25 396 37.5 82.5 1.08 33.8 5.1
GA96-66 383 36.6 83.7 1.10 34.6 4.9
GA96-100 369 35.2 83.6 1.12 33.5 4.6
OA-88 358 40.8 83.5 1.08 29.8 5.1
SG105 354 38.2 85.0 1.10 33.4 5.2
SG521R 349 39.5 83.7 1.05 31.2 5.1
SG501BR 348 38.6 84.3 1.06 33.0 5.3
FM958 348 40.9 83.7 1.11 35.1 5.2
ST4892BR 347 40.4 84.4 1.08 32.4 5.4
OA-89 335 37.8 82.6 1.06 32.6 5.2
OA-87 335 41.4 82.2 1.02 30.2 5.1
DP436RR 334 35.3 83.6 1.10 29.3 5.2
ST4793R 329 42.1 83.8 1.06 32.5 5.3
DP451BR 329 34.5 83.6 1.08 29.9 5.1
GA95-251 327 36.6 85.2 1.16 38.6 4.9
SG215BR 282 40.6 82.5 1.02 28.3 4.9
Average 400 39.6 83.6 1.08 32.7 5.1
LSD 0.01 107 1.7 1.2 0.04 2.4 0.2
CV %   22.7 2.6 0.8 2.2 4.2 2.7
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: April 30, 2002.
Harvested: October 31, 2002.
Fertilization: 75 lb N, 15 lb P2O5, and 55 lb K2O/acre.
Management: Telone II applied 3 gal/acre and Temik applied 4 lb/acre.
May June  July Aug. Sept.
Rainfall (in): 1.30 2.16 2.62 3.54 4.10
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, and Stephen Walker.