2003 Peanut, Cotton, and Tobacco Performance Tests
The Univeristy of Georgia Research Report Number 692
January 2004
Table of Contents
Plains, Georgia:
Dryland Later Maturity Cotton Variety Performance, 2003
Variety   Lint Yield Lint Uniformity
Index
Length Strength Micronaire
lb/acre % % inches g/tex units
DP555BR 1913 42.8 84.4 1.20 30.0 4.6
ST 5242BR 1883 42.9 84.2 1.12 28.9 4.8
OAX303 1866 43.8 85.3 1.17 27.3 4.7
DP493 1837 42.0 84.8 1.20 29.9 4.8
FM989BR 1804 40.8 84.4 1.18 31.4 4.4
ST4892BR 1796 42.1 84.9 1.16 30.9 4.7
ST5599BR 1789 40.9 84.4 1.17 31.4 4.6
OAX300BR 1744 40.7 83.3 1.09 26.4 4.4
GA98084 1698 39.4 85.8 1.20 31.8 4.5
DP449BR 1624 39.8 84.6 1.18 33.0 4.4
ST 4646B2R 1616 40.9 83.9 1.15 31.1 5.0
GA200007 1614 40.8 84.7 1.20 33.0 4.4
GA200062 1583 43.0 86.0 1.20 31.5 4.3
GA200066 1577 41.0 85.2 1.19 31.0 4.9
DELTAPEARL 1575 39.3 85.4 1.24 32.0 4.5
FM991BR 1568 39.0 85.0 1.18 35.7 4.5
GA98033 1550 39.6 85.6 1.20 29.6 4.6
DP491 1545 41.7 86.0 1.25 34.0 4.6
GA200024 1543 42.0 84.8 1.16 31.1 4.6
GA98066 1537 39.3 86.0 1.21 30.9 4.4
GA99029 1526 39.7 84.9 1.18 32.7 4.9
GA200003 1509 39.6 85.1 1.21 31.2 4.5
OAX302BR 1504 36.9 84.8 1.17 25.3 4.7
GA99090 1487 38.9 84.9 1.21 31.6 4.6
OAX304BR 1468 39.9 84.2 1.13 28.4 4.8
FM989RR 1440 41.2 84.9 1.17 31.6 4.0
OAX301R 1433 38.5 84.9 1.13 26.3 4.6
ST5303R 1425 39.6 85.0 1.15 33.0 4.3
DP448B 1412 39.4 84.5 1.19 31.2 4.4
DP458BR 1408 39.4 84.6 1.18 32.2 4.3
FM991R 1294 38.6 84.5 1.21 31.9 4.1
PHY510RR 1247 37.7 85.0 1.23 34.5 4.2
DP5690RR 1240 38.4 84.1 1.18 34.2 4.5
DP5415RR 1231 38.6 85.1 1.20 31.3 4.6
FM981LL 1218 38.0 84.6 1.22 31.0 4.4
PHYX8936RR 1095 39.1 85.2 1.18 31.1 4.8
Average 1544 40.1 84.8 1.18 31.0 4.5
LSD 0.10 127 0.9 0.5 0.01 1.2 0.2
CV %   7.0 1.9 0.5 1.04 3.2 3.9
Bolding indicates entries not significantly different from highest yielding entry based on Fisher's
protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: April 30, 2003.
Harvested: October 31, 2003.
Fertilization: 90 lb N, 80 lb P2O5, and 80 lb K2O/acre.
Management: Temik applied 4 lb/acre.
May June  July Aug. Sept. Oct.
Rainfall (in): 6.77 4.64 5.91 6.34 2.33 2.36
Trials conducted by Larry Thompson, Grant Henderson, Stephen Walker, Ronnie Pines, Lloyd May.