BARI Soybean-6










Main Features of the Variety


Developed byBangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/originExotic 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 timeThis 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.
YieldYield 1.80-2.10t/ha, that is a 10-15% greater than sohag and BARI Soybean-5 variety.
Resistance/toleranceYellow mosaic virus attack is lower
Quality of the product20-21% oil and 42-44% protein

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