The Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
The University of Georgia
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2002 Peanut, Cotton, and Tobacco Performance Tests
Research Report Number 686
January 2003
COTTON
Bainbridge, Georgia:
Earlier Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP555BR 1694 43.3 84.8 1.16 28.6 4.6
OA-87 1690 43.1 84.5 1.09 26.1 4.8
OA-90 1614 45.5 85.7 1.14 30.2 5.0
DELTAPEARL 1593 41.8 85.2 1.20 31.6 4.8
DPLX99X35 1571 44.0 86.3 1.17 28.2 5.0
PSC355 1541 40.0 86.4 1.17 30.3 4.9
ST4892BR 1520 42.5 86.1 1.14 30.8 5.4
OA-88 1506 42.4 85.8 1.14 27.0 5.2
SG215BR 1456 41.5 84.7 1.09 28.0 4.9
GA97-25 1442 36.9 86.0 1.16 33.9 4.8
PH98M-2893 1427 43.6 85.8 1.16 30.0 4.9
SG501BR 1418 41.0 86.4 1.13 30.0 5.1
ST4793R 1411 42.3 85.5 1.13 30.3 5.1
SG105 1338 39.9 87.0 1.16 32.7 5.1
ST457 1332 41.0 85.6 1.17 30.0 5.0
SG521R 1326 39.8 86.0 1.13 29.3 4.8
GA96-66 1314 37.6 85.4 1.17 32.8 5.0
FM966 1297 40.7 87.0 1.20 37.0 4.6
MISCOT8806 1295 38.1 85.5 1.16 32.2 4.6
GA95-251 1291 38.2 87.2 1.23 36.2 5.0
OA-85 1284 44.3 84.7 1.16 28.4 4.7
DP451BR 1266 38.7 86.1 1.16 27.7 5.0
OA-89 1260 41.5 84.7 1.10 28.9 5.1
MISCOT8839 1254 37.9 86.5 1.18 30.2 4.7
FM958 1248 42.5 85.7 1.19 33.6 4.6
GA96-100 1181 37.9 85.7 1.18 31.8 4.8
DP436RR 1076 37.7 86.1 1.18 27.1 5.1
Average 1394 40.9 85.8 1.16 30.5 4.9
LSD 0.10 133 1.9 0.9 0.04 2.3 0.3
CV %   8.1 2.7 0.6 1.9 4.4 3.1
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: May 1, 2002.
Harvested: October 9, 2002.
Fertilization: 236 lb N, 91 lb P2O5, and 18 lb K2O/acre.
May June  July Aug. Sept.
Rainfall (in): 0.70 4.60 11.30 2.80 12.30
Irrigation (in): 5.95 3.00   3.20 2.40     0
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, Stephen Walker, Eddie McGriff, Joel Hudgins,
Mitchell May, and Judd Green.