Binadhan 10

Binadhan 10

Scientific name: Oryza sativa L. cv. Binadhan 10







Main Features of the Variety 

Developed byBangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture(BINA), Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Method of DevelopmentMutation and hybridization
Main characteristics The variety possesses deep green and erect flag leaves, trunks and stems are strong, sturdy and remain erect (no lodging) even in stormy weather and no shattering. The variety is capable to produce higher seed yield(5-6 t/ha under salt stress) than that of salt tolerant variety Binadhan-8.
Year of release 2012
Planting season and timeIt was released for boro season, The veriety is suitable for both aman and boro seasons. Binadhan-10 can be cultivated in the large part of saline prone areas of 13 coastal districts and more 4-5 million tons   of additional rice can be produced in a year.
Days to maturityBinadhan-10 is early maturing(127-132 days) than other salt tolerance varieties.
Resistant/tolerantIt has higher salt tolerance, can tolerate EC level 10-12 dS/m. Disease incidence and pest attacks are very low and the production cost is same as the other BINA rice varieties.
Yield In non-saline area, potential yield is 9.0 t/ha ( average 8.0 t/ha/0).
Quality of the productGrain is medium long, slender and bright colour.

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