VC Pearl millet: Naad-kohblug

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Problem that technology is supposed to solve :

Addresses yield gap
Drought tolerant
Resistant to bird and insect damage
Tolerant to Downy mildew disease

    

Performance Characteristics and Scope:

Panicle length – 31cm
Panicle girth – 8cm
Protein content: 11 g/100g
Energy Content: 370 kcal
Carbohydrate: 74
Excellent for Porridge and Foroforo
Physiological maturity – 75 days
Potential yield – 2.0 tons/ha
Drought tolerant
Resistant to bird and insect damage
Tolerant to Downy mildew disease

    

Country : Ghana
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