06 August 2022, New Delhi: Sava Kanak 1734 is a VHS Technology seed (Viable high vigour improved seed) which ensures better germination, robust crop growth and tillering at a lower seed rate of 34 Kg / acre.
Seed rate of Sava Kanak 1734 is 34 kgs / acre. Seed cost is about Rs 2200 / acre. The variety is tolerant for yellow rust.
1.5-2 quintal additional yield than open pollinated varieties. Farmers have received yield of about 27 quintal per acre.