BARI Barley-1







Main Features of the Variety


Developed byPlant Breeding Division, Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/originThe 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
YieldYield 2.0-2.5t/ha(without irrigation ), but yield is enhance by cultivated with irrigation.
Resistance/toleranceDisease and insect attack is lower, Moderately resistant to foot-rot.


Visit for Detailed Information

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *