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High yielding wheat variety DBW 252

20 October 2022, New Delhi: High yielding wheat variety DBW 252

Area Recommendation – NEPZ (Eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal, Assam and plains of North Eastern States)

Timely sown, restricted irrigated conditions

Seed yield –  37.0 q/ha

Potential Yield – 55.6q/ha

Plant height – 98(97-99)

Maturity (days) :127 (125-130)

Highly resistant to Wheat Blast Disease (Av. 2.5%),  it has a drought susceptibility index of 0.74

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