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
Tifton, Georgia:
Dryland Earlier Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP555BR 1339 45.4 83.0 1.13 33.1 4.9
OA-90 1293 45.1 81.9 1.08 30.2 5.6
DPLX99X35 1225 44.7 81.3 1.09 29.2 5.4
DELTAPEARL 1220 41.4 83.6 1.16 35.4 5.4
OA-87 1218 42.4 80.7 1.01 28.9 5.3
SG215BR 1147 40.9 80.6 1.01 27.2 5.0
PSC355 1070 43.2 82.1 1.07 31.2 5.4
OA-88 1062 42.3 82.1 1.08 27.2 5.2
PH98M-2893 1021 43.5 81.5 1.05 30.3 5.2
OA-89  966 40.8 81.3 1.02 29.5 5.5
MISCOT8839  940 41.1 81.3 1.10 30.0 5.4
FM958  912 41.7 83.1 1.14 34.4 5.0
FM966  902 41.6 82.5 1.15 34.7 4.7
MISCOT8806  886 40.7 83.0 1.11 33.3 5.2
SG501BR  850 39.7 82.1 1.05 30.4 5.2
ST4793R  835 42.8 81.3 1.01 29.2 5.5
SG521R  828 39.5 81.0 1.02 28.4 4.8
GA97-25  828 36.4 81.2 1.04 33.1 5.3
GA96-66  811 38.2 82.2 1.11 32.2 5.0
ST4892BR  805 41.9 81.0 1.05 29.7 5.4
OA-85  795 43.8 80.0 1.03 29.3 5.4
DP451BR  788 38.1 81.7 1.06 27.5 5.2
GA96-100  745 38.4 82.5 1.11 33.1 4.8
GA95-251  729 39.8 83.2 1.10 34.2 5.1
ST457  723 41.7 81.2 1.05 29.4 5.2
SG105  606 38.9 81.6 1.06 30.0 5.7
DP436RR  528 38.1 80.2 1.05 27.8 5.2
Average 928 41.2 81.7 1.07 30.7 5.2
LSD 0.10 172 2.1 1.9 0.08 2.7 0.4
CV %   15.7 2.9 1.3 4.3 5.1 4.0
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: April 22, 2002.
Harvested: September 13, 2002.
Fertilization: 88 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, and 108 lb K2O/acre.
Management Telone II applied 3 gal/acre; Temik applied 4 lb/acre.
May June  July Aug. Sept.
Rainfall (in): 1.43 2.64 9.74 2.15 5.11
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, and Stephen Walker.