Bajra/Pearl millet

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    • Matures at 80-82 days.
    • Tall plant height (220-250cm.),
    • Good girth and long panicle
    • Clear exertion, long and compact panicle.
    • Bold and grayish grain.
    • Grain yield: 38 – 42 qt/ ha.
    • Dry fodder yield: 110 – 120 tons/ha.
    • Tolerant to lodging and stay green at maturity.
    •  Tolerance to DM, blast, rust, ergot and smut disease RECOMMENDATIONS:
    • Recommended for Bajra growing areas of Rajasthan, Haryana, UP, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka and Maharashtra.
    • Tall 220-250 cm in height.
    • Late maturing hybrid (82-85 days).
    • Lodging tolerance and stay green at maturity.
    • Panicle length 26-28 cm with good girth panicle.
    • Tolerant to DM and blast.
    • Compact and medium bold grain.
    • High fodder yield and suitable for both grain and fodder purpose.
    • Slight panicle exertion was observed and effort will be done to improve through purification of parental line.
    • Tall (Plant height 190-210 cm)
    • Maturity is 73-76 days.
    • Stay green fodder with average 2-3 tillers per plant.
    • Tolerant to and lodging.
    • Medium thick, very long (28-30 cm),  clear exertion, conical and compact head with small to medium size pale yellow grain.
    • Grain yield: 35 – 38 qt/ ha.
    • Dry fodder yield: 105 – 115 tons/ha.
    • Tolerant to Blast, Downy mildew, Smut, Rust and Mold. RECOMMENDATIONS.
    • Recommended for Haryana, Rajasthan ,WUP, MP, MH & KA.
    • Haryana – Mahendragarh, Bhiwani, Shiwani and Narnaul.
    • Rajasthan – Behroad, Paota, Delhi – Jaipur road, Alwar.
    • WUP – Badayu, Aligarh, Atrauli, Kasgunj, Etah, Mathura.
    • Very tall (230-250 cm) and robust plant type with 1-2 tillers per plant.
    • Plant maturity is  (85-88 days)
    • High grain and fodder yield.
    • Days to 50% flowering - (59 to 61 days)
    • Tolerance to DM, blast, rust, ergot and smut disease.
    • Cylindrical, long and compact heads.
    • Grain yield: 40 – 44 qt/ ha.
    • Dry fodder yield: 120 – 130 tons/ha.
    • Bold and grayish grain.
    • Tolerance to lodging, and stay green at maturity. RECOMMENDATIONS
    •  Recommended for Rajasthan: SIKAR – Dantramgarh, Khatusamji, Ringuh, Palsana, Ranoli, Khood and Laxmangarh.
    • JAIPUR – Renwal and Chomu., NAGOUR – Kuchaman. JUNJUNU – Navalgarh and Mukalgarh.
    • WUP – Dholpur ,Morena and Agra and Bajra belt of MP.

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