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:
Dryland Later Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
OA-90 2035 45.9 84.1 1.12 28.4 5.1
DP491 1964 43.0 83.6 1.21 29.5 4.6
OA-87 1958 41.5 82.9 1.02 28.8 4.9
ST5599BR 1924 43.5 82.9 1.14 31.7 4.9
DP555BR 1922 44.5 83.9 1.17 33.7 4.7
OA-85 1791 44.3 82.1 1.08 29.3 5.1
ST4892BR 1778 42.4 83.1 1.07 29.6 5.1
GA98028 1770 40.3 84.4 1.16 31.8 4.6
GA98084 1766 40.6 83.2 1.11 31.0 4.8
DELTAPEARL 1740 41.5 84.4 1.19 31.0 4.8
GA98033 1735 40.6 82.4 1.10 30.9 4.6
NUCOTN35B 1679 38.3 81.7 1.06 30.8 4.7
GA98091 1673 39.9 84.4 1.15 30.2 4.7
NUCOTN33B 1635 39.1 84.2 1.14 28.8 4.9
FM989BR 1624 40.0 82.5 1.08 29.4 4.6
DP655BR 1622 39.1 81.3 1.07 30.0 4.4
DP458BR 1619 39.7 82.6 1.08 27.6 5.0
ST5303RR 1617 39.6 82.4 1.06 31.7 4.6
GA98066 1594 39.3 83.4 1.15 31.5 4.6
ST580 1576 41.9 83.2 1.11 27.2 4.8
PSCGA161 1573 39.5 82.7 1.12 30.5 4.8
GC271 1570 38.2 84.1 1.16 33.5 5.0
GA98047 1563 38.5 83.3 1.12 30.8 4.9
GA98079 1552 39.4 84.1 1.16 32.4 4.6
DP565 1550 41.5 82.8 1.11 30.0 5.1
GA96-211 1529 37.7 83.8 1.16 31.1 4.4
FM991R 1525 38.1 82.3 1.11 29.6 4.4
AP7126 1511 39.8 83.7 1.17 29.8 4.5
FM989R 1487 41.7 81.7 1.05 29.4 4.2
DP5415RR 1476 40.1 82.9 1.10 27.5 4.9
DP448B 1452 38.1 80.5 1.06 26.6 4.6
PSCHS12 1415 38.6 83.0 1.10 30.6 4.9
DP5690RR 1413 38.4 81.6 1.03 32.2 4.9
DP5415 1412 37.9 82.9 1.10 27.2 5.1
GA97-5 1394 38.5 83.7 1.14 30.6 4.8
FM989 1300 40.8 83.9 1.10 30.1 4.4
PHY78 1009 42.4 84.6 1.14 32.8 4.6
Average 1615 40.4 83.1 1.11 30.2 4.7
LSD 0.10 1.6 154 0.04 1.5 NS 0.2
CV %   2.4 8.1 2.4 1.1 6.8 2.6
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: April 22, 2002.
Harvested: September 13, 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
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, and Stephen Walker.