भाकृअनुप - भारतीय मक्का अनुसंधान संस्थान

ICAR - Indian Institute of Maize Research

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Nurturing Diversity, Resilience, Livelihood & Industrial Inputs


Type of corn: Baby corn
Parent: V 373 × HKI 1105
Year of release: 2020
Gazette Notification: Gazette Notification Details : S.O. 3482 (E)S.N.37, Dated 7th October, 2020
Season: Kharif
Yield: 1.3 t/ha (de-husked baby corn)
Maturity: Early
Recommended for cultivation in: J&K, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Assam, Tripura, Nagaland, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh
Reaction to major diseases and insects: Moderately resistant (MR) to multiple diseases viz., turcicum leaf blight, maydis leaf blight, and banded leaf and sheath blight under artificial epiphytotic conditions at hot-spots locations
Special features: This hybrid has shown significant baby corn yield superiority (14.3%) over the best check over three years of testing in AICRP trials of NHZ; Responsive to high inputs. Length of baby corn is 9.6-11.6 cm and fodder yield of 17.0-21.0 t/ha in the recommended zone.