Table 4. Results of the 1985 Burley Tobacco On-farm Variety Trials

  Average Yield
County TN 86 VA 509 CL 501 KY 17 KY 14 MS KY 14 x L8

  --------lb/A--------
Macon 2771 3072 2620 2610 24191 3085
Trousdale 2743 2776 2624 2620 3029 2797
Sumner 2867 2750 2517 2100 2428 3133
Robertson 2260 2428 2226 2057 2428 2496
Monroe 3929 4098 2823 3642 3963 4131
Claiborne2 4040 3259 3072 3378 3276 3513
Johnson2 3019 1636 1973 2049 1788 2631
Hancock 3143 3022 2554 2744 2880 2758
Hawkins 2725 2616 2827 2604 3055 2612
Greene 4480 4294 4014 3827 4014 3827
Robertson 4022 29253 3538 3291 3763 4049
             
Mean 3273 2989 2800 2811 3004 3185
1 Approximately 10 percent loss due to black shank.
2 Heavy incidence of tobacco vein mottling and tobacco etch viruses.
3 Moderately stunted by black root rot.