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
Midville, Georgia:
Later Maturity Cotton Strains Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP493 1626 45.8 85.5 1.15 30.9 5.3
GA200061 1468 44.0 85.9 1.13 32.8 5.2
DELTAPEARL 1377 42.7 84.6 1.15 30.1 5.0
DP545BR 1364 39.8 84.4 1.13 31.6 4.9
NX2429 1295 39.7 86.1 1.15 32.7 5.0
PD99090 1272 40.0 85.9 1.15 33.3 5.3
DP449BR 1269 40.1 84.2 1.10 31.8 4.9
GA200066 1198 42.1 85.1 1.15 32.6 5.2
PH98M-3239 1157 42.9 84.9 1.14 30.7 5.2
PD99029 1155 39.2 84.8 1.14 32.8 5.2
PD99012 1148 41.2 84.0 1.11 32.7 5.1
PD99041 1081 37.2 86.4 1.19 34.3 5.0
PD99036 1078 38.5 85.0 1.17 34.7 5.0
M1011 1070 39.5 85.0 1.14 32.3 5.0
PD99057 1066 39.0 84.6 1.12 31.2 5.0
M968 1056 40.8 85.6 1.16 29.7 4.8
PD99015 1050 40.5 85.6 1.15 34.1 5.1
TX24R 1047 39.7 84.7 1.11 29.6 5.1
PD99058 1023 38.9 84.3 1.12 32.7 5.4
GA95-155 1020 38.2 84.3 1.10 35.6 5.1
GA200062   965 44.0 85.5 1.15 32.6 5.0
TX245   961 39.0 85.7 1.16 34.6 4.3
M611   953 39.6 86.1 1.16 38.6 4.9
M946   926 40.8 85.3 1.10 31.0 4.9
Average 1151 40.6 85.2 1.14 32.6 5.0
LSD 0.10 165 2.1 1.2 0.03 2.6 0.3
CV %   12.1 3.1 0.8 1.6 4.7 3.7
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: May 2, 2002.
Harvested: October 31, 2002.
Fertilization: 75 lb N, 15 lb P2O5, and 55 lb K2O/acre.
Management: Telone 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
Irrigation (in): 0.75 1.50 3.75 3.75 3.00
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, and Stephen Walker.