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Flue-Cured Tobacco Official Variety Test Results, Virginia
Yields, lbs/A Price, $/cwt
Variety 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 Avg.1 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
Black Shank and Granville Wilt (High Resistance)B
Sp G-1792 3380 2989 3509 --- 3057 3234 180 169 180 --- 170
Sp G-1682 3453 3276 3521 --- 3336 3397 182 175 181 --- 174
SP H202 --- --- 3606 3597 3452 3552 --- --- 184 185 171
NC 606 --- 3159 3695 3522 3134 3450 --- 174 184 188 182
NC 810 --- --- --- 3665 3286 3476 --- --- --- 184 176
OX 207 3300 2891 3257 3251 3233 3186 182 173 185 187 170
Sp NF3 2921 2763 3455 --- 3108 3062 180 172 183 --- 179
K 346 3250 3141 3203 3365 3415 3275 179 164 183 186 173
Black Shank (High Resistance)
GL 9732 --- --- --- 3520 3220 3370 --- --- --- 185 172
GL 7372 --- --- 2821 --- 3167 2994 --- --- 180 --- 173
C 371 Gold2 3765 3063 3332 3326 3373 3372 182 178 183 185 173
NC 2912 --- --- --- --- 3798 3798 --- --- --- --- 174
NC 2972 --- 3584 3762 4146 3333 3706 --- 174 180 188 171
NC 722 3702 3505 3462 4204 3483 3671 182 174 182 187 179
NC 712 3896 3784 3985 4178 3394 3847 181 175 182 187 178
RG H512 --- 3430 3818 3901 3642 3698 --- 176 184 187 175
Sp G-1722 3303 3573 3341 3705 --- 3481 181 174 183 184 ---
OX 940 3078 2928 3522 3048 3319 3179 180 170 182 184 162
K 394 3439 3352 3465 3851 3616 3545 181 175 180 185 179
Granville Wilt (High Resistance)
K 149 3124 3019 3264 3276 3416 3220 180 172 182 186 165
GL 939 3141 3392 3372 3564 3611 3415 181 172 181 187 178
RG H4 3357 3331 3487 3454 3209 3368 181 170 181 186 180
Other Varieties
K 326 3754 3436 3260 3950 3903 3661 182 174 183 184 180
K 358 3280 3200 3313 3356 3297 3289 181 172 182 186 174
K 730 3453 3491 3231 3493 3317 3397 182 172 181 187 177
NC 55 3274 3289 3603 3467 3559 3438 181 174 185 187 174
OX 414 NF 3682 3538 3607 3958 3642 3685 182 170 184 188 175
PVH 03 --- 3205 --- 3439 3518 3398 --- 174 --- 187 176
PVH 09 --- 3159 --- 3366 3635 3387 --- 165 --- 186 175
Flue-Cured Tobacco Official Variety Test Results, Virginia
Yields, lbs/A Price, $/cwt
Variety 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 Avg.1 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
RG 17 3359 3410 3620 --- 3734 3531 181 173 183 --- 180
RG 81 3486 3372 3671 3559 3583 3536 182 173 179 187 179
RS 1410 --- --- --- --- 3392 3392 --- --- --- --- 170
VA 116 3433 3183 3685 3543 3499 3469 183 174 183 186 164
Year Average 3401 3276 3477 3604 3428 --- 181 173 182 186 174
New Varieties for 2003 are in bold.
1Averages are not directly comparable unless the number of years is equivalent
2These varieties have very high resistance to the most common strain (race 0) of the black shank fungus. Their resistance to race 1 may be considerably lower