MSIDP Newsletter: New highly productive sorghum varieties released

Lazarus, L and Mkuwamba, S and Sichali, F and Mankhwala, C and Makoko, S and Okori, P (2020) MSIDP Newsletter: New highly productive sorghum varieties released. [Newsletters]

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The Department of Agricultural Research Services (DARS) in partnership with the International Crop research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), has released three improved sorghum varieties; Pilira 3, Pilira 4 and Pilira 5. These new varieties replace Pilira 1 and Pilira 2, released in 1993, and have since been the only improved sorghum varieties available in Malawi.

Item Type: Newsletters
Divisions: Research Program : East & Southern Africa
Uncontrolled Keywords: Seed Systems, Sorghum, Groundnut, Chickpea, Nutrition
Subjects: Others > Livelihoods
Others > Cereals
Others > Crop Yield
Mandate crops > Chickpea
Mandate crops > Groundnut
Mandate crops > Sorghum
Others > Legume Crops
Others > Seed Systems
Depositing User: Mr Arun S
Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2020 04:48
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2020 05:16
Acknowledgement: UNSPECIFIED
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