BARI Barley-1







Main Features of the Variety


Developed by Plant Breeding Division, Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/origin The variety was selected from an ICARDA line “conquest” and latter on verified and released as variety in Bangladesh.
Year of release 1994
Main characteristics It is high yielding six-row hulled barley. The spikes are long and much number of filled grains in the spikes. Plant height medium(85-90 cm), leaf dark green and stem hard,  plant do not lodge, seed, grain covered with husk and golden color, 1000-seed weight 36-38  g, crop duration 110-115 days.
Planting season and time Rabi: November to December
Yield Yield 2.0-2.5t/ha(without irrigation ), but yield is enhance by cultivated with irrigation.
Resistance/tolerance Disease and insect attack is lower, Moderately resistant to foot-rot.


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