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:
Earlier Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP555BR 1731 44.5 84.1 1.10 31.5 5.2
PSC355 1377 40.4 84.2 1.13 35.6 5.4
DPLX99X35 1374 43.3 85.5 1.13 33.0 5.3
MISCOT8839 1276 40.7 84.3 1.13 31.1 5.2
GA96-66 1271 37.3 84.4 1.10 36.5 5.3
SG215BR 1264 40.0 84.7 1.07 30.4 5.3
OA-88 1230 41.4 84.9 1.11 29.2 5.4
OA-90 1221 43.1 84.7 1.10 33.8 5.5
DELTAPEARL 1205 42.4 85.8 1.15 34.6 5.3
ST4793R 1181 42.4 84.8 1.09 33.6 5.6
ST4892BR 1164 41.4 85.1 1.08 33.1 5.6
GA97-25 1160 37.9 84.3 1.07 33.4 5.3
MISCOT8806 1160 39.1 84.9 1.12 34.1 5.1
FM958 1108 40.8 85.6 1.16 37.0 5.3
PH98M-2893 1107 43.4 85.9 1.11 31.6 5.4
OA-87 1106 40.9 83.5 1.07 30.6 5.2
FM966 1103 39.9 85.3 1.15 39.3 5.0
SG501BR 1088 40.6 85.1 1.08 34.1 5.4
OA-85 1080 43.5 84.5 1.11 34.3 5.2
SG105 1079 39.7 86.7 1.14 33.7 5.3
ST457 1036 40.1 85.1 1.12 32.5 5.4
SG521R 1024 39.7 84.1 1.08 31.4 5.2
GA95-251   995 36.8 84.1 1.14 37.6 5.4
OA-89   923 37.8 85.0 1.08 31.5 5.3
GA96-100   920 35.5 85.6 1.14 33.8 4.9
DP451BR   908 37.2 85.0 1.11 30.5 5.5
DP436RR   822 36.5 85.6 1.15 30.5 5.4
Average 1145 40.2 84.9 1.11 33.3 5.3
LSD 0.10 199 2.0 1.0 0.03 2.0 0.2
CV %   14.7 3.0 0.6 1.8 3.6 2.1
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: May 2, 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
Irrigation (in): 0.75 1.50 3.75 3.75 3.00
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, and Stephen Walker.