Variety:  Binachinabadam-4

Scientific name: Arachis hypogea L. Binachinabadam-4

Main Features of the Variety

Developed by Bangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture(BINA), Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Method of development Mutation breeding
Main characteristics Its vegetative growth at early stage is faster. Leaves are elongated flat and pale green. Pod and seed are medium in size.
Year of release 2008
Days to maturity Maturity period ranges between 140-150 days in winter and 115-125 days in summer.
Land and soil type It performs better all over Bangladesh including saline soils of Khulna district.
Resistant/tolerant The variety is tolerant to collar rot. Cercospora leaf spot and rust disease.
Yield Maximum pod yield potential is 2.6 t/ha(av.2.6 t/ha) and produces almost similar yield in rabi and kharif seasons.
Quality of the product Seeds contain 48.6% oil and 27.5% protein



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