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
Tifton, Georgia:
Earlier Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
OA-90 2125 45.6 83.9 1.08 29.5 5.0
PSC355 1996 43.3 83.2 1.10 30.6 5.1
DP555BR 1949 44.6 83.0 1.11 30.4 4.6
OA-87 1916 42.4 81.8 0.99 28.2 5.0
OA-88 1841 42.5 82.5 1.05 27.7 5.2
DPLX99X35 1821 45.1 84.2 1.12 29.0 5.2
FM966 1783 42.2 84.8 1.15 36.0 4.7
DELTAPEARL 1774 42.5 84.1 1.17 31.6 4.8
MISCOT8839 1713 41.0 84.6 1.12 29.7 5.0
MISCOT8806 1702 40.9 84.5 1.12 30.9 5.1
OA-85 1696 45.7 82.3 1.07 30.3 5.0
SG215BR 1677 42.3 82.4 0.99 27.9 4.9
FM958 1672 44.3 83.8 1.12 32.8 4.7
ST4892BR 1672 42.4 83.0 1.04 30.4 5.3
PH98M-2893 1648 43.5 84.2 1.10 30.9 5.1
OA-89 1645 41.3 81.9 1.02 28.2 5.3
DP451BR 1637 39.1 83.0 1.10 28.6 5.0
ST457 1614 42.0 82.4 1.07 29.5 5.1
SG521R 1601 40.0 81.9 1.07 28.5 4.7
SG501BR 1592 39.6 83.4 1.04 28.4 4.8
ST4793R 1583 44.1 82.9 1.03 31.7 5.4
GA95-251 1557 38.5 83.8 1.10 32.4 4.5
SG105 1514 41.1 83.7 1.08 32.2 5.2
GA96-66 1480 37.9 83.2 1.09 29.0 4.6
DP436RR 1412 38.0 83.1 1.08 27.9 5.2
GA97-25 1403 37.2 83.2 1.09 32.0 4.9
GA96-100 1352 38.8 82.7 1.11 29.3 4.6
Average 1680 41.7 83.2 1.08 30.1 5.0
LSD 0.10 150 2.4 1.2 0.05 2.6 0.4
CV %   7.6 3.3 0.8 2.8 5.1 4.8
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: April 23, 2002.
Harvested: September 12, 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
Irrigation (in): 0.70 1.50 1.60   0   0
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, and Stephen Walker.