Indian Portal Indian Portal
You are Page Visitor No
Hit Counter

Staff (Driver) Transfer

Sweet corn Harvest

On Farm Trial : 2008-2009

Discipline : Agronomy

C. Rualthankhuma SMS (Agronomy)






Name of OFT : Performance of high quality protein Maize (HQPM-1)


Problem : Low nutritive value of local maize variety.



Parameters: (a) Number of grains per cob.

                    (b) Disease incidence.

                 (c) Grain yield. 



Performance of HQPM-1 is superior to local variety in terms of yield and its nutritive value. Farmers are convinced with the demonstration of technology, ready to adopt if seed is available.