The Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
The University of Georgia
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2002 Peanut, Cotton, and Tobacco Performance Tests
Research Report Number 686
January 2003
Plains, Georgia:
Yield and Grade Performance
Peanut Variety Trial, 2002, Nonirrigated
    Digging Yield TSMK OK DK ELK  Seed
Variety   Date (lb/a) W-DMRT1 (%) (%) (%) (%) (no./lb)
Runner Types
Georgia-01R       10/02  3698  a 74.0  3.0  0.5   .   702
Georgia-02C       09/24  3603  a 76.5  3.0  0.0   .   776
Carver            09/24  3405  ab 74.0  3.0  0.0   .   768
GA 9625332 09/24  3340  abc 73.5  4.0  0.0   .   717
C-99R             10/02  3319  abc 72.0  4.0  0.5   .   728
Georgia Green     09/24  3046  bcd 75.5  4.0  0.5   .   953
Tamrun OL01       09/24  2841  de 71.5  5.0  1.0   .   721
AgraTech 1-1      09/09  2831  de 69.0  5.5  0.0   .   802
C156-473 09/24  2821  de 77.5  2.5  0.5   .   750
AgraTech 201      09/24  2799  de 77.5  3.0  1.0   .   784
Norden            09/24  2777  de 73.0  5.5  1.0   .   855
ViruGard          09/09  2724  de 72.0  4.0  0.0   .   608
GA 9625402 10/02  2708  de 74.0  3.0  0.5   .   837
Andru 93          09/09  2453  e 67.0  7.0  0.0   .   819
Average           09/22 3026 73.4 4.0 0.4 .  773
Virginia Types
GA 9425162 10/02  3457  ab 72.0  2.0  1.5 41.5  630
VA 98R            09/09  3306  abc 69.0  3.0  1.5 31.5  512
Gregory           09/09  3113  bcd 66.5  2.0  2.0 47.0  450
NC-V 11           09/09  3051  bcd 67.5  2.0  1.0 33.0  560
VA-C 92R          09/09  2920  cd 65.0  3.0  1.5 34.5  491
Perry             09/09  2799  de 70.0  2.5  1.0 35.5  522
Georgia Hi-O/L    09/09  2756  de 73.5  2.0  1.0 38.0  566
Average             09/12 3057   69.1 2.4 1.4 37.3  533
1.  Waller-Duncan Multiple Range Tests:  Yields within the same column followed by the same letter do not differ
     significantly at the 0.05 level of probability.
2.  Advanced Georgia breeding line.
3.  Advanced USDA breeding line.
Planted: May 6, 2002.
Fertilization: 20 lb N, 80 lb P2O5, 80 lb K2O, and 1 ton lime/acre.
Soil Type/Test: Greenville sandy clay loam; P = Medium, K = High, and pH = 5.6.
Previous Crop: Cotton.
Management: Subsoiled and rototilled; Sonalan and Dual used for weed control; treated with Temik,
Lorsban, Karate, Folicur (5 sprays) and Abound (3 sprays).
May June July Aug. Sept.
Rainfall (in.): 1.09 2.64 5.27 3.04 3.80
NOTE:  Drought stress occurred early during the growing season.