Tifton, Georgia: Early Maturing Cotton Variety Performance, 1997, Irrigated

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ % HVI Fiber Data Lint % First ----------------------------- Entry Yield1 Lint Pick Unif. Length Elong. Strength Mike ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ lbs/a index inches pct g/tex units PM1220 BG/RR 1457 a 41.9 93 83.7 1.09 10.1 28.7 5.2 PM1244 BG/RR 1408 ab 40.5 87 84.5 1.07 9.9 27.2 5.1 PM1220 BG 1404 a-c 40.9 94 84.5 1.10 10.3 27.4 5.1 DP 32B 1358 a-d 38.9 85 84.1 1.10 10.2 28.8 5.0 DP5409 1354 a-d 38.4 78 84.1 1.13 10.5 28.6 4.9 GA 93-299 1339 a-d 39.4 85 85.4 1.16 10.1 32.5 4.8 SureGrow 125 1320 a-e 40.8 85 84.7 1.13 11.1 28.0 4.9 DP 20B 1304 a-e 38.9 81 84.9 1.12 11.4 27.7 4.5 Stoneville 468 1296 a-f 40.2 86 84.6 1.11 11.3 30.6 4.4 PM 1244 BG 1295 a-g 40.1 95 84.5 1.13 10.5 28.4 5.0 SureGrow 501 1287 a-g 41.2 84 85.4 1.12 10.7 31.8 5.1 Stoneville 474 1285 a-g 41.9 85 84.6 1.09 9.8 28.1 5.1 SureGrow 404 1269 a-h 38.7 86 85.4 1.12 10.6 31.0 5.3 Stoneville BXN47 1258 b-h 41.6 84 84.8 1.12 10.0 29.4 5.1 PM 1244 RR 1241 b-i 42.2 86 83.9 1.04 10.1 28.8 5.4 GA 93-167 1223 b-i 39.0 83 84.9 1.16 9.9 32.1 4.6 DP 5305 1218 c-i 42.3 81 84.4 1.10 9.3 30.1 5.2 DP 50B 1187 d-i 35.6 87 85.3 1.16 11.2 29.1 4.7 DynaGrow 201 1183 d-i 38.9 82 84.2 1.12 10.2 29.1 4.6 DP 5111 1180 d-i 37.9 86 84.1 1.08 9.5 29.7 5.2 Stoneville 373 1171 d-i 42.3 91 82.6 1.13 9.8 29.2 4.8 DP 51 1141 e-i 37.7 77 84.0 1.11 10.3 28.0 4.9 PM 1266 1110 f-i 41.1 93 83.5 1.15 9.4 29.0 4.7 Stoneville BG4740 1106 g-i 40.1 84 84.1 1.07 9.3 28.1 5.1 DynaGro 301 1088 hi 37.7 91 83.7 1.12 10.0 28.1 4.8 PM 1220 RR 1066 i 41.6 90 84.6 1.07 10.1 28.5 5.4 Average 1252 40.0 86 84.4 1.11 10.2 29.2 5.0 CV 9.1 R2 0.57 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. Yields followed by the same letter are not significantly different at the 10% level of probability. Planted: May 1, 1997. Harvested: September 22, 1997 and October 10, 1997. Fertilization: 83 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, 108 lb K2O. May June July Aug. Sept. Rainfall (in) 2.46 3.39 3.98 1.56 7.58 Irrigation (in) 1.80 2.00 Test conducted by Shelby Baker and Larry Thompson.




Tifton, Georgia: Mid-Full Season Cotton Variety Performance, 1997, Irrigated

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ % HVI Fiber Data Lint % First ----------------------------- Entry Yield1 Lint Pick Unif. Length Elong. Strength Mike ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ lbs/a index inches pct g/tex units DP NUCOT 35B 1520 a 39.2 89 84.3 1.13 9.8 32.6 4.8 FiberMax 989 1504 ab 41.1 85 84.6 1.14 9.8 31.5 4.7 PM 1560 BG 1496 a-c 41.5 91 84.8 1.10 10.8 29.8 5.2 DP NUCOT 33B 1438 a-d 40.1 88 83.8 1.13 10.8 30.1 4.8 IF 1000 1435 a-d 42.2 82 84.3 1.17 9.8 33.5 4.8 SureGrow 821 1422 a-e 39.6 87 84.8 1.12 11.9 29.9 4.9 PM 1560 RR 1417 a-e 39.7 85 83.7 1.12 10.4 29.9 5.0 HS 12 1403 a-e 39.3 82 83.5 1.15 9.6 32.2 5.0 DD-7 1400 a-e 40.6 84 83.4 1.09 9.5 30.8 5.1 GA 92-272 1398 a-e 38.8 86 84.7 1.15 10.6 32.6 4.7 FiberMax 963 1396 a-e 41.1 84 85.1 1.11 10.0 31.5 4.6 DP 51 1393 a-e 38.1 81 84.5 1.14 10.7 29.5 4.7 PM H1560 1387 a-e 39.8 81 85.1 1.16 10.7 29.8 4.8 HS 44 1378 a-f 38.8 81 84.3 1.13 10.1 32.0 5.0 SureGrow 180 1376 a-f 40.0 83 85.0 1.16 10.1 31.8 4.9 Stoneville/LA 887 1369 a-f 41.4 88 84.8 1.14 10.8 31.2 4.9 DP 5690 1360 b-g 40.0 85 84.3 1.11 9.5 30.8 5.0 DP 5415 1357 b-g 40.5 79 84.2 1.14 10.7 31.5 5.1 DP 90B 1354 b-g 39.1 86 84.4 1.12 9.8 30.7 5.1 DP 5415 RR 1346 c-g 40.4 76 84.4 1.13 11.2 31.0 5.0 DP 5690 RR 1331 d-g 39.0 82 83.2 1.09 9.6 31.9 5.0 SS 9506 1330 d-g 39.0 84 84.3 1.13 10.0 30.9 4.8 HS 46 1330 d-g 39.8 83 84.9 1.16 10.0 33.8 4.6 KC 311 1327 d-g 38.8 76 84.9 1.13 9.6 31.6 4.9 SureGrow 248 1325 d-g 39.2 80 84.9 1.17 10.1 33.5 5.0 SureGrow 1001 1321 d-g 39.8 82 83.2 1.11 9.9 31.8 4.9 SS 9501 1312 d-g 37.9 85 84.3 1.15 11.3 30.3 4.8 HYX 6101 1308 d-g 36.9 81 85.8 1.18 11.2 32.3 4.9 HYX 4103 1306 d-g 38.6 80 86.0 1.13 10.6 31.2 5.1 Stoneville/GAKing 1304 d-h 40.0 81 84.5 1.16 10.0 33.7 4.8 GA 90-89 1301 d-h 37.7 81 85.0 1.14 9.8 32.0 4.5 DP 90RR 1300 d-h 38.8 85 84.9 1.10 10.1 31.2 4.7 DP 90 1296 d-h 40.3 84 84.1 1.11 9.9 32.0 5.0 GA 92-161 1294 d-h 39.4 80 84.1 1.18 10.0 32.5 4.8 HS 10 1273 e-h 38.8 86 84.5 1.07 10.5 30.1 4.8 Terra 292 1226 f-h 36.7 82 84.0 1.15 11.0 28.5 4.8 IF 1005 1215 g-h 39.4 84 84.8 1.18 9.4 33.3 4.8 FiberMax 975 1212 gh 41.6 79 84.7 1.18 9.2 32.2 4.9 GA 91-143 1210 h 39.6 82 82.3 1.15 9.9 34.0 4.4 Terra 366 1155 h 35.9 85 84.7 1.14 10.4 28.0 4.8 Average 1347 39.5 83 84.5 1.14 10.2 31.5 4.9 CV 7.2 R2 0.52 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. Yields followed by the same letter are not significantly different at the 10% level of probability. Planted: May 1, 1997. Harvested: September 22, 1997 and October 10, 1997. Fertilization: 83 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, 108 lb K2O. May June July Aug. Sept. Rainfall (in) 2.46 3.39 3.98 1.56 7.58 Irrigation (in) 1.80 2.00 Test conducted by Shelby Baker and Larry Thompson.





Tifton, Georgia: Early Maturing Cotton Strains Performance, 1997, Irrigated

------------------------------------------------------------------------------ HVI Fiber Data Lint % ----------------------------- Entry Yield1 Lint Unif. Length Elong. Strength Mike ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ lbs/a index inches pct g/tex units Pay X 9307-2609 1374 a 38.2 83.8 1.14 10.3 33.3 5.1 SureGrow 105 1271 ab 39.7 85.9 1.13 10.7 32.1 5.0 FO7-30-1-17 1229 a-c 41.4 85.0 1.14 11.4 31.0 4.7 Pay X 9307-0625 1227 a-c 43.8 84.0 1.08 10.4 30.0 5.6 Pay X 9307-0755 1222 a-c 40.4 85.2 1.15 11.3 31.6 4.6 Stoneville 474 1213 a-d 40.7 82.7 1.05 9.9 28.6 5.1 Pay X 9306-0792 1203 b-e 44.1 83.8 1.07 10.1 29.1 4.7 HYX 7114 1179 b-f 39.6 84.6 1.15 11.4 30.8 4.8 HYX 7115 1170 b-g 39.4 83.0 1.08 10.4 29.0 4.5 B27-17-06 1162 b-g 38.7 85.7 1.15 11.4 33.3 5.2 FiberMax 819 1119 b-h 41.3 85.3 1.18 10.1 36.2 4.6 DPX 9710 1111 b-h 37.9 83.9 1.07 10.0 31.8 5.1 JAJO 9569 1101 c-i 39.5 84.0 1.08 10.9 31.7 5.1 HYX 7311 1084 c-j 39.0 84.4 1.13 10.5 31.4 5.1 SureGrow 404 1081 c-j 37.6 84.7 1.06 10.3 32.0 5.3 MX 0952 1074 c-j 40.6 84.8 1.12 11.6 31.0 5.5 HYX 7312 1059 d-j 37.0 84.1 1.11 11.2 30.4 5.0 HYX 7060 1049 e-j 36.9 83.6 1.15 11.7 31.3 4.6 91-D-21 1022 f-j 37.9 82.7 1.11 10.2 30.4 4.7 JAJO 9556 1014 g-j 39.9 84.3 1.15 10.7 31.0 4.4 93 WA 126 983 h-i 40.3 83.5 1.04 9.1 29.5 5.3 UAP 006 948 ij 36.5 84.6 1.13 11.7 31.4 4.5 UAP 005 930 jk 38.7 83.8 1.12 10.4 30.2 4.8 93 WD 116 785 k 33.5 84.6 1.06 10.2 31.1 4.4 Average 1109 39.3 84.3 1.11 10.7 31.2 4.9 CV 8.9 R2 0.72 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. Yields followed by the same letter are not significantly different at the 10% level of probability. Planted: May 1, 1997. Harvested: September 22, 1997. Fertilization: 83 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, 108 lb K2O. May June July Aug. Sept. Rainfall (in) 2.46 3.39 3.98 1.56 7.58 Irrigation (in) 1.00 2.00 Test conducted by Shelby Baker and Larry Thompson.




Tifton, Georgia: Mid-Full Season Cotton Strains Performance, 1997, Irrigated

------------------------------------------------------------------------------ HVI Fiber Data Lint % ----------------------------- Entry Yield1 Lint Unif. Length Elong. Strength Mike ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ lbs/a index inches pct g/tex units STX 0M021 1419 a 38.7 85.3 1.13 9.9 34.0 4.9 Pay X 9307-2106 1377 ab 40.0 83.7 1.09 9.5 29.4 5.2 PD 94045 1343 a-c 40.0 85.2 1.17 10.6 31.0 4.4 DP 5415 1338 a-d 39.2 83.3 1.13 11.0 31.3 5.0 DPX 9065 1337 a-d 39.3 83.9 1.12 10.5 30.7 5.1 SGX 596 1333 a-e 40.0 85.3 1.15 11.7 32.4 4.4 IF 1013 Bt 1325 b-f 40.4 84.5 1.09 9.5 30.7 5.0 PD 94042 1325 b-f 40.8 85.1 1.16 10.3 32.5 4.6 OA 63 1325 b-f 39.2 84.4 1.13 10.1 31.4 4.9 IF 1011 Bt 1322 b-f 39.6 82.9 1.11 9.8 32.6 4.5 88-G-104 1316 b-f 41.2 84.2 1.14 10.0 32.7 4.7 MX 6360 1296 b-g 37.2 83.4 1.16 10.3 30.9 4.4 89-E-51 1294 b-g 37.4 83.8 1.14 10.2 33.3 5.1 HYX 7126 1291 b-g 39.6 84.3 1.17 11.1 31.3 4.4 HYX 6102 1278 c-h 37.2 85.7 1.19 11.0 33.8 5.0 PayX 9306-0199 1276 c-h 39.5 84.3 1.11 11.1 32.4 4.8 SGX 587 1263 c-h 39.4 84.9 1.09 10.5 30.3 5.0 HYX 7163 1249 d-h 38.1 82.9 1.09 10.3 31.9 4.6 IF 1010 Bt 1241 e-h 39.0 91.3 1.14 9.6 33.3 4.3 FiberMax 832 1238 f-h 38.6 85.4 1.20 10.2 35.2 4.4 HYX 7104 1217 g-i 38.4 84.5 1.13 11.3 30.7 4.8 PD 93055 1197 h-j 38.1 84.2 1.13 10.2 29.7 4.5 SGX 420 1190 h-l 36.6 84.0 1.17 9.9 32.5 4.8 Terra 189-101-1 1128 i-l 35.3 84.4 1.14 11.2 29.0 4.9 Terra 90-144-3 1111 j-l 38.8 82.6 1.10 9.7 28.5 4.4 Terra 90-121-17B 1098 kl 39.0 81.5 1.07 9.9 28.0 4.6 SGX 574 1095 l 37.9 84.2 1.16 10.7 32.0 4.4 Terra 90-121-19 1058 l 37.0 82.9 1.11 10.4 29.8 4.4 Average 1260 38.8 84.4 1.13 10.4 31.5 4.7 CV 5.4 R2 0.73 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. Yields followed by the same letter are not significantly different at the 10% level of probability. Planted: May 1, 1997. Harvested: September 22, 1997. Fertilization: 83 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, 108 lb K2O. May June July Aug. Sept. Rainfall (in) 2.46 3.39 3.98 1.56 7.58 Irrigation (in) 1.00 2.00 Test conducted by Shelby Baker and Larry Thompson.




Tifton, Georgia: Three-Year Average Performance of Cotton Varieties, 1995-1997

----------------------------------------------------------------- HVI Fiber Data Lint % ----------------------- Entry Yield Lint Length Strength Mike ----------------------------------------------------------------- lbs/a inches g/tex units Early Maturing -------------- SureGrow 501 1573 a 41.3 1.18 33.6 4.9 SureGrow 125 1495 ab 41.3 1.19 30.0 4.9 Stoneville 474 1483 ab 42.7 1.15 30.6 5.1 DP 5409 1473 b 39.9 1.16 30.9 4.6 SureGrow 404 1434 b 39.3 1.16 32.0 5.2 DP 51 1411 b 38.6 1.19 28.7 4.9 Average 1478 CV 6.8 R2 0.89 Late Maturing ------------- PM H1560 1537 a 39.9 1.19 31.4 4.9 Stoneville/LA 887 1512 a 41.6 1.18 32.3 4.9 HS 44 1512 a 39.1 1.19 33.0 5.2 DP 5690 1495 ab 39.7 1.16 32.5 5.0 DP 51 1490 ab 38.5 1.19 29.3 4.9 Stoneville/GAKing 1486 ab 40.8 1.19 33.4 4.9 DP 5415 1475 a-c 40.2 1.19 32.0 5.1 DP 90 1446 b-d 40.2 1.16 33.1 4.8 HS 46 1432 b-e 40.1 1.19 33.8 4.7 KC 311 1420 c-e 38.5 1.18 33.2 4.9 SureGrow 1001 1411 de 39.3 1.17 33.2 4.8 Terra 292 1379 e 37.1 1.18 29.9 4.8 Average 1466 CV 5.9 R2 0.82 -----------------------------------------------------------------