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 Strains Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP545BR 1728 44.8 83.4 1.12 31.1 5.0
DP449BR 1588 43.2 83.4 1.09 32.4 5.0
DP493 1582 45.2 83.8 1.12 34.3 5.1
DELTAPEARL 1544 42.1 85.3 1.20 35.1 4.9
PD99029 1431 42.5 84.6 1.12 35.9 5.2
GA200061 1409 44.8 83.9 1.10 36.2 5.1
NX2429 1388 41.6 84.2 1.11 34.0 5.3
PD99058 1323 40.2 83.8 1.11 34.5 4.9
PD99090 1316 38.4 83.4 1.12 35.9 5.3
GA200062 1304 43.2 84.9 1.14 36.1 5.1
GA200066 1287 39.4 83.6 1.10 34.7 4.8
PH98M-3239 1284 39.9 83.9 1.09 31.3 4.7
PD99057 1276 39.6 84.2 1.10 32.9 4.9
M968 1270 40.1 84.2 1.12 28.6 4.7
PD99015 1241 40.0 84.1 1.10 32.7 5.1
TX24R 1240 39.9 83.8 1.07 31.0 5.0
PD99036 1233 39.5 84.0 1.13 34.4 4.9
M1011 1222 38.7 85.0 1.16 31.5 4.9
PD99012 1221 39.1 83.1 1.10 34.9 5.0
TX245 1193 39.7 84.9 1.18 35.7 4.8
PD99041 1191 36.5 85.0 1.16 35.9 4.8
GA95-155 1113 37.0 83.0 1.09 34.4 4.6
M611 1096 38.9 84.2 1.12 37.0 4.8
M946 1014 40.7 83.7 1.07 30.7 4.8
Average 1312 40.6 84.1 1.12 33.8 4.9
LSD 0.10 112 2.1 NS 0.04 3.1 NS
CV %   7.2 3.1 1.0 2.0 5.3 4.9
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.