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 Strains Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
FM958B 1851 42.5 84.5 1.14 36.3 4.4
PH99M-1495 1599 40.5 85.3 1.15 36.0 5.4
ACSIEXP7606 1583 40.2 83.4 1.09 38.1 4.8
TAM96WD-22 1535 42.5 83.6 1.16 30.3 4.8
DELTAPEARL 1500 40.8 85.7 1.22 33.1 4.9
DP444BR 1479 42.5 84.1 1.12 32.4 4.4
TX28R 1475 40.9 83.9 1.16 32.0 5.2
NX99574C 1454 38.7 84.7 1.20 31.6 4.5
M958 1439 42.1 84.6 1.13 29.7 5.3
PH98M-3196 1415 41.3 84.7 1.12 30.9 5.1
ACSIEXP7602 1412 39.7 84.9 1.17 38.1 4.4
TX295 1400 39.1 85.5 1.20 33.7 5.0
GA98-21 1388 41.5 83.6 1.14 34.6 5.2
GA98-85 1334 39.0 84.2 1.15 32.8 5.3
GA98-72 1319 40.2 84.2 1.17 34.3 5.2
NX99577C 1182 41.8 84.1 1.13 30.2 5.1
Average 1460 40.8 84.4 1.15 33.4 4.9
LSD 0.10 103 1.5 NS 0.04 3.1 0.3
CV %   6.0 2.2 1.0 2.3 5.3 3.4
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.