Table 3. Results of the Advanced Burley Breeding Lines Test, 1984-1985

  Yield
Tobacco Experiment Station
Variety HRES1 TES2 Grade
Index
Crop
Index
Black Shank
Survival
3

  ----lb/A----     %
1984
GR 131 4097 3586 .589 2118 100
GR 132 3715 3699 .531 1972 100
TN 86 4405 4141 .636 2645 100
BU 64 3457 3280 .588 1922 100
R 7-11 - 3660 .635 2329 52
KY 17 3728 3312 .594 1966 100
KY 14 4216 3706 .546 2017 46
VA 509 3946 3432 .592 2030 100
CL 501 - 3708 .641 2372 100
           
1985
GR 131 3629 3935 .582 2284 90
GR 132 3518 4009 .648 2599 100
TN 86 4022 4276 .591 2528 97
BU 64 2975 3630 .594 2158 99
R 7-11 - 4484 .662 2949 0
KY 17 3291 3620 .642 2324 97
KY 14 3763 4029 .635 2557 0
VA 509 2925 4100 .667 2730 96
CL 501 3538 3744 .660 2468 100
1 Highland Rim Experiment Station, Springfield, Tennessee.
2 Tobacco Experiment Station, Greeneville, Tennessee.
3 Average survival of three replications grown in a field having a high level of Race 0 black shank. Disease
pressure was moderate in 1984 and high in 1985. Yield data and black shank survival data were obtained
in separate tests.