Small red-grain bean validation in Chiriqui, Panama.

The validation of the improved cultivars EAP-9510-77 and SRC-1-12-1 (of meso-american origin),comparing them to the local control Rojo Chiricano (MD-3075) on 500 m2 plots in five localities of the province ofChiriqui, Panama¸ during the period from October 2001andFebruary 2002. The average yield of...

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Autores Principales: Lorenzo, Edwin, Guerra, Pedro, Rodríguez, Rubén, Rivera, Eduardo, González, Francisco, Jiménez, Vicente, Rojas, Edwin
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Español
Publicado: Universidad de Costa Rica 2013
Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/agromeso/article/view/11956
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/17485
Sumario: The validation of the improved cultivars EAP-9510-77 and SRC-1-12-1 (of meso-american origin),comparing them to the local control Rojo Chiricano (MD-3075) on 500 m2 plots in five localities of the province ofChiriqui, Panama¸ during the period from October 2001andFebruary 2002. The average yield of the variety EAP-9510-77 was 2518 kg/ha, over-yielding the SRC-1-12-1 and thecontrol by 12%. The farmers preferred the line EAP-9510-77for its yield, growth habit and grain color. Its varietaldescription, inscription at the CNS (National SeedCommission) and its release is recommended.