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Breeding of a high yielding rice variety Deepak for problem soils






Fiji Agricultural Journal 49(1): 1-7

Breeding of a high yielding rice variety Deepak for problem soils

Deepak was developed from a cross between Lalka Motka, an adapted local variety, and IR661, an IRRI semidwarf variety. It is insensitive to photoperiod and tolerant of acid sulfate, peat and saline soils. It is 90 cm tall and matures in 120-130 days.


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