Registration of ‘ICGV 87160’ Peanut uri icon

abstract

  • fastigiata var. vulgaris) cultivar (Reg. no. CV-47, PI 478787)was released in 1990 by the Central Sub-Committee onCrop Standards, Notification, and Release of Varieties, Departmentof Agriculture and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture,Government of India, for rainy-season cultivationin peninsular India where rust (Puccinia arachidis Speg.)and late leafspot (Phaeoisariopsispersonata (Berk. & H.A.Curtis) Arx) are serious problems. ICGV 87160 was testedextensively in India under the designation ICG(FDRS) 10.It has produced an average of 53% higher pod yield thanthe control 'JL 24', based on 22 trials conducted at 15locations during 1983 to 1986 in India. The average podyield of ICGV 87160 in these trials was 2600 kg ha-1. Ithas also outyielded other popular Indian cultivars such asTMV 2 by 36%, J 11 by 22%, and Kadiri 3 by 9%. It alsoshowed pod yield superiority over local cultivars in Bangladesh(69% over Dacca 1), Myanmar (20% over JapaneseSmall), Sri Lanka (100% over Local), Thailand (19% overTainan 9), the Philippines (67% over BPI Pn-9), and Niger

publication date

  • 1992
  • 1992