HASSAN-2K

NIFA KABULI CHICKPEA VARIETY

Breeders’ Name

Said Hassan, Roshan Zamir

Parentage

ILC 195 (Irradiated through gamma rays at the dose of 0.45 KGy)

Year of release

2000

Adaptability

Chickpea growing areas of NWFP

Grain yield potential

1900 kg ha-1

Plant height

Short (50-55 cm)

Physiological maturity

160-175 days

Reaction to gram blight

Medium resistant

Seed size

20-22 g 100-1 seed weight

Sowing time

16th October to 15th November

Seed rate

40-50 kg/ha-1

Fertilizer

20 kg N + 40 kg P2 O5 ha-1 (one bag DAP) at the time of sowing

Method of sowing

Line sowing with row-to-row 30 cm and plant to plat 10 cm. Broad cost method is also in practice