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S03TLW3B

CIMMYT's Latin America product pipeline Tropical Lowland (LatAmTLW) focuses on developing intermediate maturing, white grain, high-yielding maize OPVs that are suitable for food use in tropical rainfed dry/wet low-altitude areas in Latin America.   General Information
  Adaptation/Agroecological zone 0 - 1000m above sea level
  Type of product OPV
     
  Grain Characteristics
      Grain color White
Grain yield   Grain texture Semi-flint
Grain yield on-farm 5.3 t/ha      
      Comments
Agronomic Characteristics   Product information is based on data from the OPVs Testing Network, MasAgro Project, 20 sites On-Farm (2012) Trials.

Abbreviations:
DAP = days after planting
Maturity 120 DAP  
Plant height 205 cm  
Ear height 103 cm  
Bad husk cover 6.7%      
Ear rot  7.0%      
Root lodging 3.4%      
Stalk lodging 3.9%      
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Adaptation > Lowlands
Grain Texture > Semi-flint
Region > Latin America
Year announced > 2013
Maturity Group > Intermediate maturing
Grain Color > White grain
Product Type > Open-pollinated variety (OPV)
For Information, Contact:
Arturo Silva
Maize Seed Systems Coordinator - Latin America
CIMMYT
A.Silva@cgiar.org

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