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Zone 5 - Maize

Product Type: 
Maize
Zone 5
Highland zone with Rainfall regimes of 5-5.5 Months spread
Irrigated: 
SC Tembo 73, SC Twiga 81, SC Twiga 83
Dry Land: 

SC Tembo 73, SC Twiga 81, SC Twiga 83

Varieties for Irrigated Land

SC Tembo  73.

  • A robust Higland variety
  • Good resistance to GLS and Streak
  • Matures in 5.5 Months
  • Yields 50-52 bags per acre
  • Stable yield across environments

SC Twiga 81

  • Matures in 6 Months
  • Flint to Semi flint grain texture
  • Good resistance to blight and & rust diseases
  • Yields 52-55 bags per acre.

SC Twiga 83

  • A highland Hybrid
  • Matures in 6 Month
  • Yield potential of 53-56 bags per acre under GAP
  • Has good double cobbling ability.

Varieties for Dry Land

SC Tembo  73.

  • A robust Higland variety
  • Good resistance to GLS and Streak
  • Matures in 5.5 Months
  • Yields 50-52 bags per acre
  • Stable yield across environments

SC Twiga 81

  • Matures in 6 Months
  • Flint to Semi flint grain texture
  • Good resistance to blight and & rust diseases
  • Yields 52-55 bags per acre.

SC Twiga 83

  • A highland Hybrid
  • Matures in 6 Month
  • Yield potential of 53-56 bags per acre under GAP
  • Has good double cobbling ability.

Grower's Guide

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