Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/208299
Title:
Short and Long Staple Variety Trials, Greenlee County, 1989
Author:
Clark, Lee. J.
Issue Date:
1990
Publisher:
College of Agriculture, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
Journal:
Cotton: A College of Agriculture Report
Abstract:
Two short staple and one long staple variety trials were implemented in Greenlee County in 1989, with new varieties topping each trial. The most exciting new discovery was HS 46, which topped the competition in the short-staple trial by nearly 200 pounds of lint per acre. In the acala trial, the top four entries were composed of three New Mexico experimentals and Prema from the San Joaquin Valley. Any one of these acalas could become the new standard for the valley. P-69 in the long staple cotton trial yielded over 850 pounds of lint per acre and topped the S-6 yield by 25%. The testing program in Greenlee County is not only of benefit to the cotton producers and related agri-businesses in southeastern Arizona, but also to southwestern New Mexico.
Keywords:
Agriculture -- Arizona; Cotton -- Arizona; Cotton -- Variety testing
Series/Report no.:
370081; Series P-81

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.titleShort and Long Staple Variety Trials, Greenlee County, 1989en_US
dc.contributor.authorClark, Lee. J.en_US
dc.date.issued1990-
dc.publisherCollege of Agriculture, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)en_US
dc.identifier.journalCotton: A College of Agriculture Reporten_US
dc.description.abstractTwo short staple and one long staple variety trials were implemented in Greenlee County in 1989, with new varieties topping each trial. The most exciting new discovery was HS 46, which topped the competition in the short-staple trial by nearly 200 pounds of lint per acre. In the acala trial, the top four entries were composed of three New Mexico experimentals and Prema from the San Joaquin Valley. Any one of these acalas could become the new standard for the valley. P-69 in the long staple cotton trial yielded over 850 pounds of lint per acre and topped the S-6 yield by 25%. The testing program in Greenlee County is not only of benefit to the cotton producers and related agri-businesses in southeastern Arizona, but also to southwestern New Mexico.en_US
dc.subjectAgriculture -- Arizonaen_US
dc.subjectCotton -- Arizonaen_US
dc.subjectCotton -- Variety testingen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/208299-
dc.relation.ispartofseries370081en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSeries P-81en_US
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