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
Two-Year Summary for Later Maturity Cotton Varieties
at Four Locationsa, 2001-2002, Irrigated
Variety   Lint Yieldb Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP491 1527 1 43.0 85.4 1.22 31.6 4.7
ST5599BR 1508 2 43.0 84.2 1.14 31.3 5.1
ST4892BR 1468 3 42.9 84.8 1.10 30.4 5.2
DELTAPEARL 1466 4 41.3 85.7 1.20 30.7 4.9
DP565 1431 5 41.2 85.6 1.17 30.7 4.9
NUCOTN33B 1404 6 39.4 84.6 1.14 29.3 4.9
NUCOTN35B 1397 7 39.4 83.9 1.13 32.6 4.8
PSCGA161 1394 8 39.7 85.2 1.18 31.6 4.8
DP458BR 1377 9 40.5 84.3 1.12 30.3 5.1
PSCHS12 1342 10 39.6 84.4 1.16 32.9 5.0
ST580 1329 11 41.1 84.4 1.14 29.6 5.0
DP448B 1326 12 40.1 84.6 1.13 28.9 4.9
DP5690RR 1302 13 39.0 84.1 1.12 32.7 4.8
GA97-5 1296 14 39.5 84.6 1.16 31.9 4.9
DP655BR 1294 15 38.8 83.8 1.13 32.2 4.6
DP5415RR 1287 16 40.5 84.6 1.13 30.2 5.1
GC271 1278 17 37.9 85.4 1.17 33.1 5.0
DP5415 1253 18 40.1 84.6 1.14 29.8 5.1
FM989 1216 19 41.1 84.9 1.16 32.9 4.6
GA96-211 1207 20 37.2 84.8 1.17 31.2 4.5
Average 1355 40.3 84.7 1.15 31.2 4.9
LSD 0.10 115  0.8 0.5 0.02 1.0 0.2
CV %   10.1   2.6 1.0 1.9 4.4 3.6
a  Bainbridge, Midville, Plains, and Tifton.
b  Superscripts indicate ranking.
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).