2001-2002 Canola Performance Tests Table of Contents
The Georgia Agricultural Experiment Station
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
The University of Georgia
Research Report Number 683
August 2002
Griffin, Georgia:
National Winter Canola Variety Trial, 2001-2002
Variety   Yield1 Oil Bloom Maturity Plant
Height
Lodging2 Shatter3 Winter
Survival
lb/A % date date in rating rating %
G96200E              1471 34.8 03/18 05/11 52 1.3 1.0 100
KS8200               1436 38.5 04/02 06/07 65 1.0 1.0 100
ARC91016-41-E5       1425 35.3 03/31 06/01 64 1.0 1.0 100
ARC91016-41L-2       1410 34.5 03/31 06/04 66 1.0 1.0 100
Banjo                1368 35.6 04/01 05/29 64 1.3 1.0 100
Musette              1331 37.0 03/31 05/29 59 1.0 1.0 100
G96038A             1228 36.5 03/31 05/29 62 1.0 1.1 100
KS8227               1222 36.9 04/04 06/07 68 1.3 1.0 100
KS7730               1207 35.7 04/03 06/08 69 1.0 1.0 100
Acropolis            1130 38.2 04/02 06/06 61 1.0 1.0 100
ARC91017-41E-5       1124 36.0 03/31 05/31 62 1.3 1.0 100
KS7436               1114 38.6 03/31 06/08 67 1.0 1.1 100
ARC91004             1110 34.5 03/30 06/03 65 1.7 1.1 100
KS7740               1107 37.1 04/03 06/08 70 1.0 1.1 100
ARC91022-59L-4       1060 36.7 03/30 06/06 68 1.0 1.0 100
Ericka               1044 35.6 03/30 06/05 60 1.0 1.0 100
ARC91023-63L-5       1027 35.4 03/31 06/06 63 1.0 1.0 100
KSM3-1-124           1019 35.2 03/31 06/03 64 1.0 1.0 100
Winfield               984 38.6 03/27 05/29 53 1.0 1.0 100
Casino                 959 37.5 04/03 06/07 61 1.0 1.0 100
Celsius                956 39.2 04/04 06/07 60 1.0 1.0 100
Ratler                 950 36.6 04/02 06/07 61 1.0 1.0 100
VSX-1                  901 34.3 03/30 05/28 54 1.0 1.0 100
Wichita                852 35.7 03/31 05/31 61 1.0 1.0 100
Ceres                  798 34.8 04/02 06/06 62 1.0 1.0 100
Plainsman              788 37.4 04/04 06/07 63 1.0 1.0 100
Pastell                730 34.6 04/04 06/08 61 1.3 1.0 100
Explorer               701 35.5 04/03 06/04 56 1.3 1.0 100
Kvintett               678 36.9 04/04 06/08 66 1.3 1.0 100
Jetton                 633 32.6 03/30 05/28 58 2.0 1.0 100
KS-SU-W05              613 34.1 03/31 05/31 62 1.7 1.0 100
Salut                    58 34.8 03/31 05/11 50 4.7 1.0 100
Average               10144 36.1 04/01 06/03 62 1.3 1.0 100
LSD at 10% Level 234 1.5 - 03 5 0.7 - -
Std. Err. of Entry Mean 99 0.5 - 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.  Rating:  1.0 = no shattering to 5.0 = over 80% shattering.
4.  C.V. = 16.9%, and df for EMS = 62.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected
LSD (P = 0.10).
Planted: October 1, 2001.
Harvested: June 12, 2002.
Seeding Rate: 5 lb/acre in 7" rows.
Soil Type: Cecil clay loam.
Soil Test: P = Medium, K = High, and pH = 6.3.
Fertilization: Preplant:  49 lb N, 98 lb P2O5, and 147 lb K2O/acre.
Topdress:  100 lb N/acre on January 31, 2002.
Management: Chisel plowed, disked, and rototilled; Treflan and Select used for weed control;
Capture used for insect control.
Previous Crop: Small grain.
Test conducted by P. A. Rose.