Variety Name -::- Jagannath


Released order no. :
Release date :
1971
Notifocation order no :
786 (E)
Notification date :
02.02.1976
Sponsored by :
OUAT
Developing agency :
Rice Research Station, Bhubaneswar
Developed by :
Dr G. V Chelum, Dr. H. K. Mohanty, Dr S. K. Sinha, Sri S. S. Mishra, Dr A. T. Ray
Parentage & details of pedigree :
T 141 mutant
Breeding method :
Mutation
Closely resembling variety :
Area of adaptation :
Medium Slender grains( 20gm/1000 seeds)with translucent white kernel
Morphological character :
1.Semi dwarf, strongly photosensitive high seed dormancy. 2.Days to 50% flowering 120days.
Plant Height(cm) :
90-110
Maturity (Days) :
150
Reaction to major diseases :
Board Spectrum of field resistance to major pests and diseases.
Reaction to major insect pest :
Fairly resistance to stem borer
Agronomic features
Reaction to abiotic stress :
Avg. yield in normal condition(Kg/ha) :
5000
Agency responsible for maintaining breeder seed :
OUAT
Recomended ecology :
Information on acceptability :
Specific recomendation :
Any other Information :
Unlike short height dwarfing gene, Jagannath possesses important low land variety characteristics. Short height of the variety may be due to involvement of more than one dominant gene.