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:
Earlier Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP555BR 1752 44.7 83.7 1.12 32.3 5.1
OA-90 1618 44.4 84.8 1.12 30.2 5.2
DPLX99X35 1569 44.1 83.7 1.11 30.1 5.2
MISCOT8806 1532 40.0 85.4 1.13 34.1 5.1
ST4892BR 1509 41.1 83.1 1.06 32.1 5.6
PSC355 1498 40.9 84.5 1.11 33.5 5.5
MISCOT8839 1485 42.0 84.3 1.13 32.7 5.2
DELTAPEARL 1454 41.5 84.4 1.16 31.7 5.1
SG501BR 1412 39.4 83.6 1.04 31.3 5.2
OA-87 1388 41.1 83.1 1.04 29.8 4.9
SG215BR 1386 40.1 83.6 1.03 29.1 5.3
PH98M-2893 1379 41.8 83.9 1.10 30.1 5.1
OA-89 1373 38.3 83.0 1.07 29.0 5.3
OA-88 1363 41.1 83.6 1.07 28.8 5.3
FM958 1361 43.1 84.7 1.15 35.2 5.2
FM966 1352 41.2 85.0 1.15 38.2 4.9
OA-85 1312 44.5 83.6 1.10 29.8 5.3
ST4793R 1295 39.0 83.5 1.06 31.2 5.1
ST457 1288 40.6 84.6 1.10 31.2 5.1
DP436RR 1286 41.5 85.4 1.13 28.7 5.3
GA95-251 1277 39.2 84.8 1.14 35.2 5.3
DP451BR 1261 37.4 84.5 1.12 30.7 5.2
SG521R 1236 40.4 84.0 1.06 29.9 4.9
SG105 1222 39.3 85.0 1.11 33.1 5.3
GA97-25 1212 36.4 82.9 1.11 31.7 5.0
GA96-66 1199 37.1 83.4 1.10 31.9 4.8
GA96-100 1172 37.1 83.8 1.10 30.6 5.0
Average 1377 40.7 84.1 1.10 31.6 5.2
LSD 0.10 146 3.4 1 0.04 2.1 0.3
CV %   9 5 0.7 2.1 4 3.6
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 18, 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
Irrigation (in): 1.20 2.70 1.00 3.00   0
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, Stephen Walker, and Ronnie Pines.