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:
Later Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP555BR 1672 42.2 84.8 1.20 30.7 4.7
OA-90 1472 44.8 85.6 1.15 28.7 5.1
NUCOTN33B 1469 37.7 84.6 1.13 26.6 4.8
DELTAPEARL 1459 40.5 86.5 1.24 28.9 4.9
NUCOTN35B 1433 38.6 83.8 1.10 31.3 4.8
ST5599BR 1432 42.7 84.4 1.15 33.3 5.1
PSCGA161 1412 38.5 85.9 1.16 30.8 4.8
DP491 1411 42.2 86.2 1.23 33.6 4.6
ST4892BR 1401 42.3 85.0 1.10 31.2 5.5
OA-87 1386 40.2 82.4 1.05 27.0 5.0
DP565 1382 38.8 85.8 1.17 30.4 4.9
PSCHS12 1376 39.6 83.9 1.13 31.8 5.0
FM989BR 1335 38.5 83.9 1.10 30.9 4.4
DP458BR 1329 39.8 83.6 1.09 29.7 5.1
GA98028 1318 39.9 84.9 1.15 32.2 4.8
DP655BR 1316 37.8 82.9 1.08 30.0 4.8
FM989R 1299 39.5 84.3 1.09 31.0 4.5
AP7126 1274 38.5 84.2 1.15 30.4 4.8
GA98066 1268 39.4 84.7 1.18 31.1 4.8
GA98079 1264 37.8 84.4 1.14 32.1 4.5
GA97-5 1251 37.1 83.6 1.13 31.1 4.9
GA98033 1223 38.4 83.8 1.13 30.1 4.8
OA-85 1210 43.0 83.8 1.12 30.2 5.0
ST580 1196 39.4 83.9 1.12 29.6 5.2
GA98084 1188 38.4 84.3 1.13 31.0 5.1
DP448B 1186 38.5 84.6 1.13 29.6 5.1
ST5303RR 1186 38.9 85.2 1.11 30.6 4.9
DP5415RR 1183 39.2 84.3 1.10 29.3 5.2
GA98047 1163 38.3 83.7 1.12 30.7 5.0
GA98091 1157 36.9 84.9 1.16 29.1 4.6
FM991R 1133 36.3 83.7 1.11 31.1 4.4
GC271 1112 36.9 84.6 1.14 33.6 5.1
DP5415 1093 39.4 83.6 1.12 29.8 5.4
DP5690RR 1086 37.5 83.4 1.12 31.4 4.8
GA96-211 1056 35.8 83.2 1.16 28.7 4.7
FM989   995 38.8 85.6 1.18 31.3 4.6
PHY78   723 41.7 84.5 1.15 31.4 4.7
Average 1266 39.3 84.4 1.14 30.5 4.9
LSD 0.10 167 1.9 1.5 0.04 2.5 0.3
CV%   11.3 2.9 1.1 2.1 4.8 3.2
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.