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Maize Seed

Below are our maize seed series and their description

Haraka WH101

Variety

Low Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Wet and dry mid altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 20 - 25 bags per acre, Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 3.5 - 4 months (105 - 120 days).
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfall regime is 2.5 3 months. Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and blight. Tolerant to drought and low nitrogen.
  • Features Flint weevil free, sweet grain, excellent for roasting and heavy grains.

Haraka WH301

Variety

Low Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Wet and dry mid altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 20 - 25 bags per acre, Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 3.5 - 4 months (105 - 120 days).
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfall regime is 2.5 3 months. Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and blight. Tolerant to drought and low nitrogen.
  • Features Flint weevil free, sweet grain, excellent for roasting and heavy grains.

Haraka WH302

Variety

Low Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Wet and dry mid altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 20 - 25 bags per acre, Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 3.5 - 4 months (105 - 120 days).
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfall regime is 2.5 3 months. Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and blight. Tolerant to drought and low nitrogen.
  • Features Flint weevil free, sweet grain, excellent for roasting and heavy grains.

Aminika WH509

Variety

Medium and Transition Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Wet low to mid altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 34 - 38 bags per acre Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: Maturity: 4.5 months (120 - 140 days).
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfll regime is 3 - 4 months.Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and blight.
  • Features High yielder, drought tolerant, semi-flint and heavy grains good for flour extraction.

Aminika WH508

Variety

Medium and Transition Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: wet and dry mid altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 32 - 36 bags per acre Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 5 months (140 - 160 days).
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfall regime is 4 months.Good tolerance to MSV, GLS, blight, Stress and low nitrogen..
  • Features Clean tasty grains, Strong green stems can be used as cattle fodder.

Aminika WH505

Variety

Medium and Transition Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Wet and Dry mid altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 22 - 27 bags per acre Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 4 - 4.5 months (120 - 135 days)
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfall regime is 3 - 3.5 months.Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and blight.
  • Features Drought tolerant and dent

Aminika WH504

Variety

Medium and Transition Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Wet and Dry mid altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 22 - 27 bags per acre Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 4 - 4.5 months (120 - 135 days)
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfall regime is 3 - 3.5 months.Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and blight.
  • Features Drought tolerant and dent

Aminika WH403

Variety

Medium and Transition Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Dry mid altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 25 - 30 bags per acre Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 4 months (115 - 130 days)
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfall regime is 3 months.Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and blight
  • Features Drought tolerant, good for green maize.

Aminika WH401

Variety

Medium and Transition Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Mid to high altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 35 - 40 bags per acre Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 5 months (140 - 160 days)
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas with fainfall regime of 4 months. Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and Blight.
  • Features Flint, heavy grains, long cobs, drought tolerant.

Aminika WH507

Variety

Medium and Transition Altitude Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Wet and Dry mid altitude, good in swampy areas
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 30 - 35 bags per acre Under good agronomy practices.
  • Maturity: 4.5 months (120 - 140 days)
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas where rainfall regime is 3 months.Good tolerance to MSV, GLS and blight.
  • Features Drought tolerant, double cobber dent, stress tolerant, strong green stems used as cattle fodder.

Milima WH605

Variety

Highland Variety

  • Eco-Zone: Wet and high altitude
  • Yields Per acre (90 kg bag): 40 - 45 bags Under good agronomy practices
  • Maturity: 6 months (150 - 170 days).
  • Suitable: Suitable for areas with rainfall regime of 5 months.Tolerant to MSV, GLS and Blight
  • Features Semi flint, good stems, high yielding, heavy grains.Large cob size, 100% cob filling