Mustard

Pusa Aditya (NPC- 9)

Description

The variety performs at rainfed situation on marginal and poor lands with excellence. It is immune to downy mildew, resistant to white rust and tolerant to Alternaria blight, Sclerotinia stem rot and powdery mildew and highly tolerant to aphid under field conditions.

Salient Feature
Suitable for timely fed rainfed situation. Average seed yield is 14.0 q/ha with 40% oil content. It show high productivity and production cost of Rs. 65 per kg and is highly resistant to disease and aphids under ecological conditions.

Pusa Agrani (SEJ-2)

Description

This variety is the First early maturing (110 days) variety of Indian mustard and is a substitute of toria. In North Eastern and Eastern states, it fits well after rice crop.

Salient Feature
First early maturing (110 days) variety of Indian mustard .Suitable for early (September) and late (November). Average seed yield is 17.5 q/ha with an oil content of 39-40%.. It shows high productivity rate with the production cost of Rs. 65 per kg

Jagannath (VSL-5)

Description

This variety is suitable for timely as well as late sown irrigated conditions and grown mainly in U.P., M.P., Chhatisgarh and Rajasthan.

Salient Feature
Average seed yield is 25.0 q/ha with a bold seeded variety (5.5 g/ 1000 seeds) with 40.0 % oil content . It involves medium maturity days of 125 days and shows high productivity per unit area with a production cost of Rs. 65 per kg.

Pusa Karishma (LES-39)

Description

It is first single zero (

Salient Feature
First single zero (< 2 % erucic acid) variety of Indian mustard. Average seed yield is 22.0 q/ha with 38.0 % oil content It shows high productivity per unit area with the production cost of Rs. 65 per kg.

Pusa Mahak (JD-6)

Description

Mainly suitable for Orissa, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, West Bengal, Assam and National Capital Region of Delhi. Highly suitable to sow in early september, in North Eastern and Eastern states, it fits well after rice crop. It gives good results where onion, other vegetables and sugarcane are planted in the month of January.

Salient Feature
Average seed yield is 17.5 q/ha with 40% oil content. It shows medium maturity days of 118 days. It shows high productivity per unit area with the production cost of Rs. 65 per kg

Pusa Mustard 21 (LES-1-27)

Description

Highly suitable for Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan, UP, Uttrakhand, Plains of J&K, MP, Chhatishgarh. It is a low erucic acid (single zero) variety of Indian mustard with a wider adaptability.

Salient Feature
Average seed yield in north western plain zone is 21.1 q/ha and in central zone is 18.6 q/ha with the oil content of 36%. It matures in 142 days in NWPZ and in 133 days in CZ. It shows high productivity per unit area with the production cost of Rs. 65 per kg

Pusa Mustard 22 (LET-17)

Description

Highly suitable for National Capital Region of Delhi. It is single zero (

Salient Feature
Average seed yield is 20.7 q/ha with an oil content of 35.5%. It is matures in 142 days. It shows high productivity per unit area with the production cost of Rs. 65 per kg

Pusa Mustard 24 (LET-18)

Description

Highly suitable for Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Plains of J&K and Western parts of U.P. It is a low in erucic acid (

Salient Feature
It is a small seeded variety (4.0 g/ 1000 seeds) with average seed yield is 20.25 q/ha and 36.55% oil content. It matures in 140 days. It shows high productivity per unit area with the production cost of Rs. 65 per kg

Pusa Mustard 25 (NPJ-112)

Description

Highly suitable for Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab, Delhi, Plains of J&K and HP, Western UP and suitable for multiple cropping system between September (after harvest of Kharif crops) to Mid December (upto sowing of Rabi crops particularly wheat and vegetables) to have an additional crop.It is a very potential substitute of B. rapa cv. Toria (in toria’s traditional belt).

Salient Feature
Average seed yield is 14.7 q/ ha with 39.6% oil content. It has an early maturity of 107 days. It shows high productivity per unit area with the production cost of Rs. 65 per kg.

Pusa Mustard 26 (NPJ-113)

Description

Highly suitable for Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab, Delhi, Plains of J&K, HP and Western UP and suitable for multiple cropping systems particularly in rice and cotton belts where the fields are generally vacated in November; farmers prefer to raise late sown mustard which performs well in one to two irrigations. It also suits well in areas where long duration guar varieties are grown and fields are vacated in November.

Salient Feature
It has small seeds (3.40 g/1000 seeds) with Average seed yield is 16.04 q/ha and 37.6% oil content .It matures in 126 days and possesses terminal heat tolerance. It shows high productivity per unit area with the production cost of Rs. 65 per kg

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