The Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
The University of Georgia
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2002-2003 Canola Performance Tests
Research Report Number 689
August 2003
Plains, Georgia:
Spring Canola Variety Trial, 2002-2003
Yield1
Company or
Brand Name
  Variety   2003 2-Yr
Avg
3-Yr
Avg
  Oil Bloom Maturity Plant
Ht.
Lodg.2 Winter
Survival
------------ lb/A ------------ % date date in rating %
UGA G01062 2676 1967 . 39.5 03/13 05/17 52 1.0 100
Plantation Seeds Flint 2486 2042 1916 39.6 03/16 05/22 55 1.0 100
UGA G01123D 2480 1762 . 41.1 03/13 05/16 50 1.0 100
UGA G02103 2417 . . 38.4 03/16 05/15 48 1.0 100
UGA G98122 2392 . . 40.6 03/14 05/15 50 1.0 100
UGA G00126 1992 . . 42.3 03/12 05/20 56 1.0 100
AG-Seed Research Rainbow 1961 1185 1312 39.9 03/08 05/11 42 1.0 100
UGA G02098 1793 . . 39.5 03/14 05/18 53 1.0 100
UGA G01094 1747 1251 . 41.5 03/14 05/21 53 1.0 100
UGA G00092 1734 1385 . 38.7 03/15 05/13 50 1.0 100
UGA G00124E 1733 . . 40.3 03/11 05/19 53 1.0 100
Croplan Genetics Oscar 1730 1173 1267 39.5 03/09 05/09 45 1.0 100
UGA G01078 1600 1160 . 39.7 03/19 05/22 52 1.0 100
UGA G01123 1590 1289 1481 39.3 03/13 05/20 51 1.0 100
UGA G00142 1409 . . 42.7 03/14 05/19 47 1.0 100
UI Sunrise 1364   898 1000 41.0 03/12 05/11 53 1.0 100
AG-Seed Research Mystic 1363   783   899 40.9 03/06 05/08 42 1.0 100
AG-Seed Research Charlton 1249   783   844 43.1 03/11 05/20 47 1.0 100
Monsanto Ag Emblem 1237 . . 39.3 03/06 05/13 42 1.0 100
Monsanto ATR-Hyden 1214 . . 37.4 03/14 05/23 42 1.0 100
Average  18083 1306 1246 40.2 03/12 05/16 49 1.0 100
LSD at 10% Level 395 219 120 2.3 02 03 5 - -
Std. Err. of Entry Mean   168 91 50   0.9 01 01 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. = 15.9%, and df for EMS = 38.
Bolding indicates entries yielding equal to highest yielding entry within a column based on Fisher's protected LSD
(P = 0.10).
Planted: November 22, 2002.
Harvested: June 2, 2003.
Seeding Rate: 5 lb/acre in 7" rows.
Soil Type: Greenville sandy clay loam.
Soil Test: P = Medium, K = High, and pH = 6.4.
Fertilization: Preplant:  15 lb N, 60 lb P2O5, and 60 lb K2O/acre.
Topdress:  60 lb N/acre on February 3, 2003 and 60 lb N/acre on March 11, 2003.
Management: Subsoiled and rototilled.
Previous Crop: Peanuts.
Test conducted by P. L. Raymer, A. E. Coy, M. D. Pippin, and R. R. Pines.