The Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
The University of Georgia

Research Report Number 658
February 1999


PEANUT
Midville, Georgia:
Yield and Grade Performance Peanut Variety Trial, 1998, Irrigated

 
Variety
Digging
Date
      Yield                 TSMK
(%)
OK
(%)
DK
(%)
ELK
(%)
Seed
(no./lb)
(lb/A) W-DMRT1

 
Runner Types
 
GA 9425112 10/20 3551 a 71.5 5.0 1.0 . 701
Florida MDR98 10/20 3353 ab 72.0 6.5 0.0 . 722
Southern Runner 10/20 3038 abc 71.5 5.0 0.5 . 856
Georgia Bold 10/12 3029 abc 71.0 7.0 0.5 . 752
GA 9420092 10/12 2826 bcd 71.0 2.5 1.5 . 609
 
GA 9420102 10/12 2797 bcde 70.0 4.5 1.5 . 738
Tamrun 96 10/12 2797 bcde 68.5 5.5 1.0 . 778
Georgia Green 10/12 2433 cdef 72.5 6.0 0.5 . 872
SunOleic 97R 10/12 2430 cdef 69.0 6.5 1.5 . 839
Andru 93 09/24 2404 cdef 67.0 6.0 2.5 . 802
 
Georgia Runner 10/12 2158 defg 71.5 6.0 1.0 . 808
Florunner 10/12 2115 efg 70.5 7.0 1.0 . 852
GK-7 10/12 1969 fgh 71.5 6.0 1.0 . 767
ViruGard 10/12 1949 fgh 71.5 4.5 2.0 . 703
GA 9420012 09/24 1802 fghi 67.5 4.5 4.0 . 782
 
Flavor Runner 458 10/12 1752 fghi 71.5 6.5 1.0 . 814
AgraTech 108 10/12 1364 hi 67.5 7.0 2.0 . 746
AgraTech 120 09/24 1164 i 66.5 5.0 3.5 . 701
 
Average 10/10 2385   70.1 5.6 1.4 . 769
 
Virginia Types
 
GA 9420072 10/12 2838 bcd 74.0 2.5 2.0 30.5 591
Gregory 10/12 2430 cdef 67.5 3.5 2.5 41.0 461
NC 12C 10/12 2201 defg 69.0 2.5 2.5 42.0 482
VA-C 92R 10/12 1924 fgh 70.0 2.5 2.0 38.0 427
NC 7 10/12 1750 fghi 69.5 2.5 2.5 38.0 467
 
NC-V 11 10/12 1694 ghi 70.0 2.5 1.5 31.0 534
 
Average 10/12 2139   70.0 2.7 2.2 36.8 494

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.
 
Planted: May 12, 1998
Fertilization: None.
Soil Type/Test: Dothan loamy sand; pH = 6.0, P2O5 = 36, K2O = 229, Ca = 542, Mg = 13, and Zn = 3 lb/A.
Management: Treated with Prowl + Dual, Temik, Starfire + Basagran, Bravo (3 sprays), and Folicur (4 sprays).
Digging Date: Sept. 24 Oct. 12 Oct. 20  
Rainfall (in.): 11.8 18.9 18.9  
Irrigation (in.): 13.0 13.0 13.0  
Total (in.): 24.8 31.9 31.9  
 
Test conducted by A. E. Coy and M. D. Pippin in cooperation with C. E. Perry and R. D. McNeill, IV.


Midville, Georgia:
Yield and Grade Performance Peanut Variety Trial, 1998, Nonirrigated

  A nonirrigated peanut test was conducted at this location during 1998, but due to abnormally hot and dry conditions and deer predation a harvestable crop was not produced.  




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