Mungbean Variety: Binamoog-8

Main Features of the Variety


Developed byBangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture(BINA), Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Main characteristicsBinamoog-8 is a summer mungbean variety,

Seed is medium size with green shiny color.

This variety is suitable for cultivation in pulse growing areas of Bangladesh

Year of release2010
Origin It is obtained from seeds of MB-149 which were irradiated with 400 Gy dose of gamma ray.
Days to maturityMaturity period ranges from 64-67 days
Resistant/tolerantPlants are short and tolerant to yellow mosaic virus (YMV) disease.
YieldMaximum grain yield is about 2.0 t/ha (av. 1.8 t/ha).
Quality of the productSeed contains higher protein (23%).


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