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
Tifton, Georgia:
Later Maturity Cotton Strains Performance, 2002, Irrigated
Entry   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP493 2082 45.3 83.4 1.12 31.6 5.1
NX2429 1996 42.1 84.6 1.12 31.6 5.3
DELTAPEARL 1780 42.1 84.7 1.18 31.5 4.8
DP545BR 1771 42.3 83.4 1.15 31.8 4.8
PD99090 1751 40.5 83.4 1.11 31.4 5.0
PD99015 1743 39.4 83.4 1.13 32.3 4.7
GA200061 1740 44.6 83.8 1.10 32.0 4.8
GA200062 1716 44.7 84.2 1.11 31.8 4.9
PD99041 1716 38.4 84.6 1.17 33.9 4.8
PD99057 1702 39.4 83.2 1.10 31.8 4.8
PD99012 1700 41.4 82.6 1.12 30.9 4.9
PD99036 1693 39.7 83.5 1.08 32.0 4.8
DP449BR 1693 41.0 83.2 1.10 31.7 5.1
PD99058 1680 40.3 83.2 1.13 30.3 5.0
PD99029 1674 40.8 83.3 1.12 32.1 5.0
GA200066 1661 40.1 83.8 1.11 31.0 4.9
PH98M-3239 1653 40.9 81.8 1.08 31.1 5.0
M968 1646 40.0 83.8 1.13 29.0 4.5
TX24R 1611 40.5 82.1 1.07 30.8 5.0
M611 1611 40.4 85.0 1.18 37.3 4.9
GA95-155 1580 39.0 82.2 1.11 31.5 4.8
M946 1498 41.0 82.3 1.07 29.2 4.7
M1011 1465 39.1 83.6 1.15 28.8 4.8
TX245 1436 37.9 84.5 1.21 32.6 4.3
Average 1692 40.9 83.5 1.12 31.6 4.9
LSD 0.10 139 1.5 1.5 0.05 2.0 0.3
CV %   7.0 2.2 1.0 2.8 3.7 3.7
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 23, 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
Irrigation (in): 0.70 1.50 1.60   0   0
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, and Stephen Walker.