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
Plains, Georgia:
Dryland Earlier Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP555BR 1011   44.2 1.08 82.0 29.8 4.5
PSC355 1002   41.9 1.07 82.6 34.3 5.3
PH98M-2893 962 44.5 1.03 82.5 31.8 5.4
MISCOT8839 952 42.2 1.07 82.6 29.9 5.1
SG215BR 941 41.7 1.04 82.7 29.5 4.9
MISCOT8806 912 40.1 1.07 82.7 33.7 5.2
OA-90 900 43.1 1.09 83.1 31.3 5.3
OA-87 893 42.1 1.01 82.2 29.5 5.0
OA-89 890 40.9 1.05 83.4 32.2 5.4
SG521R 856 41.0 1.03 82.0 31.5 4.8
DPLX99X35 852 41.4 1.08 82.6 32.2 5.2
DELTAPEARL 848 41.6 1.16 83.6 32.2 4.8
SG501BR 841 39.5 1.05 83.7 31.9 4.9
OA-88 820 40.0 1.05 82.2 28.7 4.8
ST457 813 40.3 1.04 81.3 33.4 4.9
FM966 807 42.7 1.11 82.9 36.7 4.9
ST4892BR 806 42.0 1.05 83.2 31.8 5.3
OA-85 804 42.6 1.05 81.8 31.1 5.2
DP451BR 798 37.8 1.05 82.5 29.4 5.0
GA95-251 770 40.3 1.14 83.9 35.9 5.0
GA97-25 754 37.3 1.06 83.3 35.4 4.9
FM958 727 42.2 1.11 82.2 33.8 4.7
SG105 725 40.1 1.11 84.1 31.8 5.3
GA96-100 706 37.4 1.11 83.1 32.6 4.9
GA96-66 704 36.6 1.08 83.7 32.8 5.1
ST4793R 671 42.2 1.03 82.5 32.3 5.3
DP436RR 628 36.8 1.08 81.9 29.0 5.3
Average 829 40.9 1.07 82.8 32.0 5.1
LSD 0.10 86 2.2 0.04 NS 2.0 0.3
CV %   8.8 3.1 1.9 0.9 3.7 3.9
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: April 25, 2002.
Harvested: October 29, 2002.
Fertilization: 76 lb N, 88 lb P2O5, and 24 lb K2O/acre.
Management: Temik applied 4 lb/acre.
May June  July Aug. Sept.
Rainfall (in): 1.08 3.02 5.83 3.30 5.62
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, Stephen Walker, and Ronnie Pines.