Variety:  Binachinabadam-4

Scientific name: Arachis hypogea L. Binachinabadam-4

Main Features of the Variety

Developed byBangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture(BINA), Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Method of developmentMutation 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 maturityMaturity period ranges between 140-150 days in winter and 115-125 days in summer.
Land and soil typeIt performs better all over Bangladesh including saline soils of Khulna district.
Resistant/tolerantThe variety is tolerant to collar rot. Cercospora leaf spot and rust disease.
YieldMaximum 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 productSeeds contain 48.6% oil and 27.5% protein



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