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
Midville, Georgia:
Dryland Later Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP555BR 433 45.0 83.0 1.09 31.9 5.0
DP5690RR 401 37.6 83.1 1.08 34.7 5.2
DP491 361 42.8 84.4 1.17 36.1 5.0
OA-85 360 41.1 82.8 1.08 33.0 5.0
GA98091 357 38.4 83.5 1.13 34.6 4.8
FM989R 354 41.2 83.1 1.10 35.6 4.8
PSCGA161 334 39.7 84.1 1.12 35.1 4.9
GA96-211 333 37.6 84.2 1.12 34.6 4.9
DELTAPEARL 327 40.5 83.6 1.14 32.7 5.3
FM991R 323 39.6 83.7 1.11 35.7 5.1
GA98066 321 38.1 84.7 1.13 36.2 4.8
GA98033 317 38.8 83.2 1.09 34.7 5.0
GA98084 316 37.9 83.6 1.12 35.4 5.0
GA98047 312 39.4 83.3 1.11 34.4 4.8
DP655BR 311 38.1 83.8 1.10 32.9 4.7
PHY78 300 38.4 84.4 1.13 35.7 4.6
GA98028 300 39.2 84.2 1.12 32.8 4.8
NUCOTN35B 294 38.8 83.1 1.09 34.3 5.2
DP5415RR 290 38.3 84.1 1.12 35.0 5.1
DP448B 288 38.5 82.8 1.08 29.7 5.0
DP458BR 284 38.9 83.6 1.09 33.6 5.2
OA-90 283 42.2 83.4 1.06 32.0 5.5
DP5415 282 38.2 84.1 1.14 33.3 5.3
GA98079 281 38.4 83.5 1.13 35.0 4.8
FM989 279 39.1 84.1 1.14 36.8 4.9
PSCHS12 279 37.3 84.4 1.15 35.2 5.3
GC271 278 36.4 85.1 1.15 36.6 5.1
NUCOTN33B 267 37.9 81.9 1.10 32.7 5.1
FM989BR 260 39.4 82.8 1.09 32.8 4.9
AP7126 250 37.7 84.8 1.16 33.6 5.1
OA-87 245 40.2 82.6 1.04 29.6 5.1
ST580 222 39.7 83.8 1.08 32.6 5.3
ST5303RR 212 39.1 84.2 1.08 35.0 5.3
DP565 200 38.8 84.3 1.10 33.3 5.3
GA97-5 198 38.3 83.0 1.08 33.1 5.1
ST4892BR 196 40.7 83.1 1.06 33.5 5.4
ST5599BR 193 42.5 82.3 1.04 30.1 5.4
Average 293 39.3 83.6 1.11 33.9 5.1
LSD 0.01 104 1.4 NS 0.03 NS 0.2
CV %   30.4 2.2 1.0 2.1 6.2 2.8
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: April 30, 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
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, and Stephen Walker.