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

1999-2000 Canola Performance Tests
Research Report Number 667
August 2000

   
 
Tifton, Georgia: SEO (Superior Edible Oil) Canola Variety Trial, 1999-2000
Variety
Yield1 (lb/A)
 Oil %
Fatty Acid Profile2
Bloom date
Maturity date
Plant Ht. (in.)
Lodg.3 rating
Survival %
Oleic %
Linolenic %
15F7.2.A81
2840 41.9 69.5 3.6 02/25 04/28 58 2.3 100
Oscar
2649 36.4 60.8 8.8 02/28 04/27 53 2.3 100
15F7.2
2438 40.6 68.2 3.2 03/03 05/01 56 2.3 100
Flint
2343 38.6 66.0 8.2 03/09 05/05 58 3.3 100
4C4.C.1
2306 38.9 69.4 2.3 03/03 04/30 53 3.3 100
 
                 
4C4.C.5.2.04
2273 37.4 66.3 2.6 02/28 04/30 53 3.3 100
4C4.C.2.4.02
2252 38.3 68.3 2.6 03/03 04/29 55 3.5 100
4C6.E.2.3.10
2192 40.4 68.7 1.9 02/26 04/28 54 3.8 100
4C6.E.2.3
2184 39.1 67.4 4.4 02/27 04/28 55 3.5 100
Cyclone
2157 39.3 62.2 9.8 03/02 04/29 56 4.8 100
 
                 
CL106.13.4.G3.06
2144 38.3 70.3 1.9 03/08 05/03 52 2.3 100
CL106.13.4.G3
2100 39.1 70.2 2.1 03/08 05/03 53 2.0 100
4C4.C.4.3.10
2047 38.3 68.8 2.4 03/03 04/30 56 2.8 100
4C4.C.2.5.09
1881 36.4 67.2 2.7 03/03 04/30 57 3.3 100
4C4.C.1.3.09
1843 36.9 66.8 2.8 03/04 05/02 54 2.8 100
 
                 
4C4.C.2.5
1802 36.1 67.7 1.8 03/03 04/30 55 3.3 100
CL100.H66
1739 41.3 65.6 5.0 03/03 05/04 54 4.8 100
4C4.C.4.3
1437 37.4 67.5 1.8 03/05 05/01 54 4.5 100
                   
Average
21464 38.6 67.3 3.8 03/03 04/30 55 3.2 100
LSD at 10% Level
314 2.7 2.5 1.5 02 02 3 1.1 -
Std. Err. of Entry Mean
133 1.1 1.0 0.6 01 01 1 0.5 -
1 Yields calculated as 50 lb/bu at 8.5% moisture.
2 Expressed as a percentage of the total fatty acids
3 Lodging rating: 1.0 = all plants erect to 5.0 = over 80% of plants down.
4 C.V. = 12.3%, and df for EMS = 51.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: November 5, 1999
Harvested: May 12, 2000
Seeding Rate: 5 lb/acre in 7" rows
Soil Type: Tifton loam sand
Soil Test: P = high, K = medium, and pH = 6.4
Fertilization: Preplant: 41 lb N, 40 lb P2O5, and 60 lb K2O/acre
Topdress: 136 lb N/acre
Management: Moldboard plowed and rototilled; Treflan used for weed control.
Previous Crop: Corn
   
Test conducted by A. E. Coy and M. D. Pippin.
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