BARI Soybean-6

SOYBEAN VARIETY: BARI  Soybean-6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Main Features of the Variety

 

Developed by Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/origin Exotic germplasm collected from AVRDC, Taiwan
Year of release 2009
Main characteristics Plant height 50-55 cm, capsules/plant 50-55, length of capsule 3-3.5 cm, maximum seed/capsule 2-3, seed coat cream color medium size,  100 seed weight 10-12g, crop duration 100-110 days.
Planting season and time This variety is cultivated throughout the  country in rabi and kharif season. In rabi season Mid December to Mid January suitable time for sowing  and kharif season July suitable time for sowing.
Yield Yield 1.80-2.10t/ha, that is a 10-15% greater than sohag and BARI Soybean-5 variety.
Resistance/tolerance Yellow mosaic virus attack is lower
Quality of the product 20-21% oil and 42-44% protein

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