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 Strains Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DELTAPEARL 1509 42.6 84.6 1.15 30.5 5.3
PH99M-1495 1508 41.8 85.3 1.13 33.2 5.5
TX28R 1410 42.0 83.9 1.09 29.5 5.4
NX99574C 1395 40.4 84.2 1.15 29.6 4.8
TAM96WD-22 1391 42.8 84.1 1.13 28.3 4.9
FM958B 1313 41.9 84.9 1.10 34.9 4.8
ACSIEXP7602 1287 40.8 85.6 1.14 34.3 4.8
M958 1190 44.0 84.2 1.11 28.6 5.6
PH98M-3196 1160 41.5 84.8 1.09 30.6 5.2
GA98-85 1077 40.8 83.8 1.14 31.9 5.7
ACSIEXP7606 1050 39.9 85.0 1.11 36.1 5.0
TX295 1039 40.0 85.0 1.15 31.7 5.2
DP444BR 1005 41.0 83.9 1.08 28.9 4.6
GA98-21   862 41.5 85.2 1.13 32.0 5.1
GA98-72   773 39.8 85.0 1.14 32.3 5.2
NX99577C   706 40.3 83.8 1.10 29.1 5.0
Average 1167 41.3 84.6 1.12 31.3 5.1
LSD 0.10 170 1.2 0.9 0.03 2.2 0.3
CV %   12.3 1.7 0.6 1.5 4.0 3.6
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 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.