BARI Hybrid Maize -11

MAIZE VARIETY: BARI  Hybrid  Maize -11

Main Features of the Variety

Developed byBangladesh Agriculture Research Institute(BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/originThe hybrid was developed in Bangladesh through crossing between two inbred lines received from maize and wheat development centre(CIMMYT), Mexico.
Year of release 2008
Main characteristics A high yielding single cross variety. This variety is comparatively smaller, average plant height 170-206 cm, in rabi season silk formation time 90-95 days, height of ear  80-95 cm, Number of seed/row 42-49, kernels are orange yellow and  flint type, crop duration  in rabi season 147-153 day.
Planting season and timeMid Octobet to 4th  week of December(Rabi), Mid February to end of March(Kharif)
YieldYield in rabi season 9.5-11.5 t/ha



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