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Zone 1 - Maize

Product Type: 
Maize
Zone 1
Lowland rainfall Challenged areas
Irrigated: 
SC Sungura 301, SC Duma 43
Dry Land: 

SC  Sungura 301, SC Duma 43

Varieties for Irrigated Land

SC Sungura 301

  • Ultra early,physical maturity at 72-80 dayS
  • Excellent for late planters to catch up with season
  • Recommended for areas with strongly depressed rainfall
  • Has good standing for drought and heat stress.
  • Semi flint grain texture with good tip cover
  • Yield ranges from 27-30 bags per acre under GAP

SC Duma 43

  • Very early heat and stress toletant variety
  • Matures between 85-90 days
  • Has a good shelling percentage with hard dent grain texture
  • Yield range of 28-30 bags under good agricultural practice.
  • Very white grain colour

Varieties for Dry Land

SC Sungura 301

  • Ultra early,physical maturity at 72-80 dayS
  • Excellent for late planters to catch up with season
  • Recommended for areas with strongly depressed rainfall
  • Has good standing for drought and heat stress.
  • Semi flint grain texture with good tip cover
  • Yield ranges from 27-30 bags per acre under GAP

SC Duma 43

  • Very early heat and stress toletant variety
  • Matures between 85-90 days
  • Has a good shelling percentage with hard dent grain texture
  • Yield range of 28-30 bags under good agricultural practice.
  • Very white grain colour

Grower's Guide

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