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VEC recommends 14 new rice hybrids

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) on Rice of the Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) has recommended 14 new rice hybrids to the National Seed Council for their commercial cultivation in the country. According to details, some of the recommended hybrids have yielded up to 106 maunds per acre. PARC Chairman Dr Nadeem Amjad said that with the addition of new recommended hybrids in the national system of the country there would be a significant…Read More

Nine New Maize hybrids sanctioned by PARC for cultivation

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Agricultural Research Council’s maize variety evaluation committee has ratified nine maize hybrid varieties. The VEC on rice was held under Member Crops Sciences Division Chairman Dr Shahid Masood. It joins six yellow and three white crossbreeds, one white open-pollinated variety of maize and two SS hybrids (as grub). Four recommended varieties fit in with multinational and four to the national seed associations. PARC Chairman Dr Nadeem Amjad recognized the…Read More

Nine New Maize hybrids sanctioned by PARC for cultivation

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Agricultural Research Council's (PARC's) maize variety evaluation committee (VEC) has ratified nine maize hybrid varieties. The VEC on rice was held under Member Crops Sciences Division Chairman Dr Shahid Masood. It joins six yellow and three white crossbreeds, one white open-pollinated (OP) variety of maize and two SS hybrids (as grub). Four recommended varieties fit in with multinational and four to the national seed associations. PARC Chairman Dr…Read More