2001-2002 Small Grain Performance Tests Table of Contents
The Georgia Agricultural Experiment Station
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
The University of Georgia
Research Report Number 682
July 2002
Plains, Georgia:
Late-Planted Wheat Grain Performance
with Foliar Fungicide, 2001-2002
Yield1 2002 Data
Brand-Variety   3-Year
Average
2-Year
Average
  Rank Yield1 Test
Wt
Ht Lodg. Winter
Survival
Leaf
Rust2
------- bu/acre ------- bu/acre lb/bu in % % %
USG 3209                     . . 1  89.3 48.5  35   0   93 5
SS520                        . . 2  83.3 49.1  41   1   93 0
SS518-R                      . . 3  82.3 47.1  37 56   86 0
Fleming                      . . 4  76.7 51.8  35   0 100 0
AgriPro D97-6075             . . 5  75.9 49.5  37   0   83 3
NK Coker 9663                . . 6  71.5 50.1  40 65   93 5
Pocahontas                   . . 7  69.9 47.7  38   0   83 8
AgriPro D97*6961             . . 8  66.3 51.4  36 38 100 3
Sisson                       . . 9  51.4 36.8  32   0   45 1
Average                      . .     74.03 48.0  37 18  86 3
LSD at 10% Level  5.8  2.2  1 22  9 -
Std. Err. of Entry Mean          2.4  0.9  1 9  4 -
1.  Yields calculated as 60 pounds per bushel at 13.5% moisture.
2.  Percentage on flag leaves.
3.  C.V. = 6.4%, and df for EMS = 24.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's
protected  LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: December 7, 2001.
Harvested: May 23, 2002.
Seeding Rate: 22 seeds per foot in 7" rows.
Soil Type: Greenville sandy clay loam.
Soil Test: P = Medium, K = High, and pH = 6.1.
Fertilization: Preplant: 9 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, and 27 lb K2O/acre.
Topdress: 70 lb N/acre.
Management: Subsoiled and rototilled; 4 oz/acre Tilt and 10 oz/acre Quadris applied to control fungal
diseases.
Previous Crop: Peanuts.
Test conducted by A. E. Coy, M. D. Pippin, R. R. Pines, R. E. Brooke, and T. L. Hancock.