Variety:  Binachinabadam-2

Scientific name: Arachis hypogea L. cv. Binachinabadam-2

Main Features of the variety

Developed by Bangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture(BINA), Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Method of Development Mutation breeding
Main characteristics Plants are dwarf(av.28 cm plant height). Leaves are small, darker green and ovate shape. Pods are shiny, lack constriction and prominent back.
Year of release 2000
Land and soil type It performs better in char area and saline soils of Khulna.
Resistant/tolerant The variety is moderately resistant to collar rot, Cercospora leaf spot and rust diseases.
Yield Maximum pod yield potential is 3.2 t/ha(av.. 2.5 t/ha) in winter and 1.6 t/ha(av.2.0 t/ha) in summer.
Quality of the product Seeds contain 50% oil and 28% protein.

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