Midville, Georgia:
Laurate Canola Variety Trial, 1997-98


            Yield1             
Company or 2-Yr 3-Yr Plant
Brand Name Variety 1998 Avg Avg Oil Bloom Maturity Ht. Lodg.2 Survival

--------- lb/A -------- % date date in rating %
GA FlintC 1071 2080 . 43.7 . . 35 1.0 100
Calgene OscarC 976 1797 1653 42.8 . . 32 1.0 100
Calgene Calgene 10 904 . . 42.2 . . 40 1.8 100
Calgene Calgene 6 857 . . 43.0 . . 37 1.0 100
Calgene Calgene 3 796 . . 43.3 . . 38 1.3 100
Calgene Calgene 2 713 . . 42.7 . . 32 1.0 100
Calgene Calgene 1 663 . . 44.2 . . 36 1.0 100
Calgene Calgene 4 649 . . 41.7 . . 38 2.0 100
Calgene Calgene 5 643 . . 41.0 . . 29 2.3 100
Calgene CycloneC 521 1552 1507 45.0 . . 34 1.0 100
Average 7793 1810 1580 42.9 . . 35 1.3 100
LSD at 10% Level 234 N.S.4 N.S. 1.1 5 0.3 -
Std. Err. of Entry Mean 98 112 60 0.5 2 0.2 -

1. Yields calculated as 50 lb/bu at 8.5% moisture.
2. Lodging rating: 1.0 = all plants erect to 5.0 = over 80% of plants down.
3. C.V. = 24.8%, and df for EMS = 27.
4. The F-test indicated no statistical difference at the alpha = .10 probability level; therefore, an LSD value was not calculated.
C Commodity canola included for comparison.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: November 10, 1997.
Harvested: June 2, 1998.
Seeding Rate: 5 lb/acre in 7" rows.
Soil Type: Dothan loamy sand.
Soil Test: P = Low, K = High, and pH = 6.1.
Fertilization: Preplant: 66 lb N, 65 lb P2O5, and 98 lb K2O/acre.
Topdress: 30 lb N/acre on January 21, 1998 and 50 lb N/acre on February 25, 1998.
Management: Subsoiled and rototilled.
Previous Crop: Cotton.
Test conducted by A. E. Coy, M. Pippin, and R. D. McNeill IV.



Plains, Georgia:
Laurate Canola Variety Trial, 1997-98


            Yield1             
Company or 2-Yr 3-Yr Plant
Brand Name Variety 1998 Avg Avg Oil Bloom Maturity Ht. Lodg.2 Survival

--------- lb/A --------- % date date in rating %
GA FlintC 3071 2844 . 42.5 . . 46 1.0 100
Calgene Calgene 10 2807 . . 41.5 . . 49 1.3 100
Calgene Calgene 6 2784 . . 41.7 . . 49 1.0 100
Calgene CycloneC 2661 2483 . 42.7 . . 45 1.0 100
Calgene OscarC 2458 2365 . 40.7 . . 38 1.8 100
Calgene Calgene 1 2410 . . 42.7 . . 43 1.5 100
Calgene Calgene 3 2355 . . 41.4 . . 39 2.5 100
Calgene Calgene 4 2106 . . 39.9 . . 46 1.5 100
Calgene Calgene 5 1916 . . 39.8 . . 37 1.5 100
Calgene Calgene 2 1865 . . 41.4 . . 39 2.3 100
Average 24433 2564 . 41.4 . . 43 1.5 100
LSD at 10% Level 244 151 0.8 3 0.7 -
Std. Err. of Entry Mean 101 60 0.3 1 0.3 -

1. Yields calculated as 50 lb/bu at 8.5% moisture.
2. Lodging rating: 1.0 = all plants erect to 5.0 = over 80% of plants down.
3. C.V. = 8.3%, and df for EMS = 27.
C Commodity canola included for comparison.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: November 4, 1997.
Harvested: May 25, 1998.
Seeding Rate: 5 lb/acre in 7" rows.
Soil Type: Greenville sandy clay loam.
Soil Test: P = Medium, K = High, and pH = 5.8.
Fertilization: Preplant: 59 lb N, 54 lb P2O5, and 27 lb K2O/acre.
Topdress: 65 lb N/acre on February 12, 1998.
Management: Subsoiled and rototilled.
Previous Crop: Cotton.
Test conducted by A. E. Coy, M. Pippin, P. L. Raymer, and R. Pines.



Tifton, Georgia:
Laurate Canola Variety Trial, 1997-98


            Yield1             
Company or 2-Yr 3-Yr Plant
Brand Name Variety 1998 Avg Avg Oil Bloom Maturity Ht. Lodg.2 Survival

--------- lb/A --------- % date date in rating %
GA FlintC 2811 2484 . 41.5 03/14 05/16 52 1.8 100
Calgene Calgene 10 2424 . . 41.1 03/21 05/16 54 2.8 100
Calgene Calgene 1 2357 . . 41.2 03/14 05/14 50 3.3 100
Calgene CycloneC 2307 2298 1912 41.6 03/08 05/12 54 2.8 100
Calgene OscarC 2237 2083 1697 38.5 02/28 05/06 48 2.0 100
Calgene Calgene 3 2227 . . 40.4 03/07 05/11 49 3.5 100
Calgene Calgene 6 2101 . . 41.1 03/24 05/18 54 2.3 100
Calgene Calgene 4 1871 . . 41.0 03/18 05/14 53 2.8 100
Calgene Calgene 2 1860 . . 40.4 03/06 05/09 45 3.5 100
Calgene Calgene 5 1708 . . 38.8 02/27 05/06 44 2.5 100
Average 21903 2288 1805 40.5 03/11 05/12 50 2.7 100
LSD at 10% Level 229 N.S.4 N.S. 0.9 02 02 4 0.7 -
Std. Err. of Entry Mean 95 72 63 0.4 01 01 2 0.3 -

1. Yields calculated as 50 lb/bu at 8.5% moisture.
2. Lodging rating: 1.0 = all plants erect to 5.0 = over 80% of plants down.
3. C.V. = 10.0%, and df for EMS = 27.
4. The F-test indicated no statistical difference at the alpha = .10 probability level; therefore, an LSD value was not calculated.
C Commodity canola included for comparison.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: November 17, 1997.
Harvested: May 22, 1998.
Seeding Rate: 5 lb/acre in 7" rows.
Soil Type: Tifton loamy sand.
Soil Test: P = Medium, K = Medium, and pH = 5.6.
Fertilization: Preplant: 60 lb N, 60 lb P2O5, and 60 lb K2O/acre.
Topdress: 30, 50, and 60 lb N/acre on January 14, February 12, and February 25, 1998, respectively.
Management: Moldboard plowed and rototilled.
Previous Crop: Cotton.
Test conducted by A. E. Coy, M. Pippin, and P. L. Raymer.



Average Performance of Laurate Canola Lines
at Three Georgia Locations1, 1997-98


Company or

Plant

Brand Name Variety Yield2 Oil Bloom Maturity Height Lodging3 Survival

lb/A % date date in rating %
GA Flintc 2317 42.5 03/14 05/17 44 1.3 100
Calgene Calgene 10 2045 41.6 03/21 05/17 48 1.9 100
Calgene Calgene 6 1914 41.9 03/24 05/19 47 1.4 100
Calgene Oscarc 1890 40.7 02/28 05/07 39 1.6 100
Calgene Calgene 3 1861 41.7 03/07 05/11 42 2.4 100
Calgene Calgene 1 1810 42.7 03/15 05/14 43 1.9 100
Calgene Cyclonec 1766 43.1 03/09 05/12 44 1.6 100
Calgene Calgene 4 1492 40.9 03/19 05/15 46 2.1 100
Calgene Calgene 2 1479 41.5 03/07 05/09 39 2.3 100
Calgene Calgene 5 1380 39.9 03/01 05/06 37 2.1 100
Average 17954 41.6 03/12 05/13 43 1.9 100
LSD at 10% Level 282 0.8 02 02 3 0.7 -
Std. Err. of Entry Mean 67 0.2 01 01 1 0.1 -

1. Midville, Plains, and Tifton.
2. Yields calculated as 50 lb/bu at 8.5% moisture.
3. Lodging rating: 1.0 = all plants erect to 5.0 = over 80% of plants down.
4. C.V. = 12.9%, and df for EMS = 81.
C Commodity canola included for comparison.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected LSD (P = 0.10).