Maize

Indian Agriculture Research Institute (IARI) has made significant contributions in the development of improved cultivars and their relevant production, protection and processing technologies in fourteen mandated crops, covering cereals, coarse millets, pulses, oilseeds, fodder, fibre  and horticultural crops. These crop varieties have been widely adopted in their recommended areas / agro-climatic zones.

PC-3

Locations: NCR Delhi

Performance:

  • Suitable for normal sowing
  • Average seed yield is 40 q/ha
  • An early to medium maturing hybrid
  • Tolerant to stem borer and major foliar diseases

Cost of seed:

  • Rs. 35/kg
  • High productivity/ area under the specified agri ecological situation in the designated zone.

PC-4

Locations: NCR Delhi

Performance:

  • Suitable for normal sowing
  • Average seed yield is 40 q/ha
  • An early maturing hybrid
  • Tolerant to stem borer and major foliar diseases

Cost of seed:

  • Rs. 35/kg
  • High productivity/ area under the specified agri ecological situation in the designated zone.

PEEHM 5

Locations: Delhi, Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh

Performance:

  • Suitable for normal sowing
  • Average seed yield is 49-52 q/ha
  • An extra early maturing hybrid
  • Moderately tolerant to major foliar diseases

Cost of seed:

  • Rs. 125/kg
  • High productivity/ area under the specified agri ecological situation in the designated zone.

PEHM 1

Locations: Andhra Pradesh, GujaratKarnataka, Madhya PradeshRajasthan,Tamil Nadu  and Maharashtra

Performance:

  • Suitable for normal sowing
  • Average seed yield is 45 q/ha
  • An early maturing hybrid
  • Disease resistant and water logging tolerant

Cost of seed:

  • Rs. 125/kg
  • High productivity/ area under the specified agri ecological situation in the designated zone.

PEHM 2

Locations: Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh

Performance:

  • Suitable for normal sowing
  • Average seed yield is 45 q/ha
  • An early maturing hybrid
  • Tolerant to water logging

Cost of seed:

  • Rs. 125/kg
  • High productivity/ area under the specified agri ecological situation in the designated zone.

PEHM 3

Locations: Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu

Performance:

  • Suitable for normal sowing
  • Average seed yield is 29 q/ha
  • An early maturing hybrid
  • Tolerant to high temperature and stem borer resistant

Cost of seed:

  • Rs. 125/kg
  • High productivity/ area under the specified agri ecological situation in the designated zone.