Year of release
|Kalyani||Selection from Naidupet local (CR 562)||1971||100-105||25-30||Good tillering, suitable for Chittoor, Anantapur and Nellore districts.|
|Selection from Tirupati local||1993||100-105||28-40||Suitable for all ragi areas in the state|
|MR-1 X Kalyani||1995||100-105||25-40||Suitable for early planting situation; tolerant to water logging as well as drought situations.|
|Vakula PPR2700||KM 55 x U22/B||2012||95-100||35-40||High yielding ragi varieties with tolerant to leaf blast and drought. Panicles compact and fingers incurved.|
Varieties in minikit testing :
- PPR 2885 (PPR 2708 x DPI2071): This entry was found promising in Karnataka, Bihar, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh states. Medium duration variety with sturdy culm having semi compact ear heads and tolerant to blast.
- PPR 1012 (AE3077 x Ratnagiri): Long duration (123 days) High yielding variety with long incurved ear heads resistant to all the three types of blast diseases.
- CoT 8201 (Co740 x Co 775) was released during the year 1982.
- Maturity group : Mid late
- Cane yield (t/ha) : 110-120
- Juice Sucrose (%) : 17-18
- Suitability : Resistant to drought, water logging, salinity and redroot
|Mid late :|
|2004T68 ( Co 8353xCo87270)|
|2005 T50 ( 87A298 GC)|
|2005 T 52 (87A298 GC)|
|2006T 13 (Co85002 GC)|
|Early : 2003T121 (Coc 671 x CoT 8201)|
|2003 T129 (Coc 671 x CoT 8201)|
|2005T16 (CoH110 GC)|
|2006T 3 (CoSc 95423 GC)|
|2006T 36 (CoT 8201 GC)|
|2003 T 121|
|Parentage||Co 671 X Co T 8201|
|Cane Yield (t / ha)||120.00 – 130.00|
|Juice Sucrose (%)||19.0 -20.0|
|Parentage||CoH 110 GC|
|Cane Yield (t / ha)||110 -120|
|Juice Sucrose (%)||19-20|
|Parentage||87 A 298 GC|
|Cane Yield (t / ha)||120 -130|
|Juice Sucrose (%)||18 - 19|
|Parentage||Co 8353 X Co 87270|
|Cane Yield (t / ha)||120 - 130|
|Juice Sucrose (%)||17-18|
|S. No||Variety (Paddy)||Year of release||Special Characters|
|ARS Nellore - Varieties|
|1||BCP 1||1948||Traditional long duration Molagolukulu rice|
|8||Kotha Molagolukulu-72||1977||First cross derivative with blast resistance|
|9||Kotha Molagolukulu-74||1977||Long duration molagolukulu rice cultures|
|14||Swarnamukhi (NLR145)||1991||Medium duration rice with blast resistance|
|15||Bharani (NLR30491)||1996||Short duration rice with RTV resistance|
|16||Sravani (NLR33359)||1996||Short duration rice with Blast resistance|
|17||Swathi (NLR33057)||1996||Medium duration rice with Blast resistance|
|18||Penna (NLR33365)||1996||Long duration rice with Blast resistance|
|19||Somasila (NLR33358)||1999||Short duration rice with Blast resistance|
|20||Vedagiri (NLR33641)||1999||Long duration rice with Blast resistance|
|21||Apoorva (NLR33654)||2002||Medium duration rice with Blast resistance|
|22||Parthiva (NLR33892)||2006||Long duration rice with Blast resistance|
|23||Nellore Mahsuri (NLR34449)||2009||Fine grain Short duration (125 days) rice with Blast resistance|
|24||Nellore Sona (NLR3041)||2012||Fine grain medium duration (145 days) rice with blast tolerance|
|25||Swetha (NLR40024)||2012||Short duration rice variety suitable for early kharif with blast and lodging tolerance.|
|Popular Pre-release cultures|
|NLR 33671: Short duration rice culture matures in 120-125 days. Suitable for both Rabi and E. Kharif. Tolerance to both Blast and BPH.|
|NLR 34242: Short duration rice culture matures in 115 days. Suitable for E. Kharif season|
|NLR 20084: Long duration rice culture matures in 150-155 days. Suitable for kharif season. Resistant to blast.|
|NLR 40058: Short duration rice culture matures in 125 days. Suitable for E. Kharif season.|
|Rice cultures under minikit testing:|
|NLR3083: Medium duration rice culture matures in 130-135 days. Tolerant to both blast and BPH. Suitable for Rabi season. 2nd year of testing.|
|NLR40065: Short duration (120-125 days) rice culture with long slender grain with blast tolerance suitable for Early kharif and Rabi seasons, First year|
|NLR 20104 : Long duration (155 days) rice culture with fine grain and blast tolerance.|
PJ-890 , a dual purpose, high yielding, tan grain type jowar variety suitable for rabi, developed at ARS, Podalakur was released as Podalakur Jonna during the year 1993.
Beside release of one variety we have also identified the varieties viz ., D-340, 168 and hybrids viz., CSH-6, and CSH-9 which are suitable for the tract and recommended for the cultivation.
Podalakur minumu (PBG-1) a selection from pottempadu local developed at ARS, Podalakur was released during the year 2002. It is a photo- insensitive, high yielding black gram variety possessing dull grain type.
Penusila (PBG-107) a cross derivative from a photosensitive, high yielding dull grain black gram variety suitable for rabi was developed and released during the year 2002.
PBG-32, high yielding, shiny seed, YMV tolerant black gram culture completed minikit testing and ready for release.
Apart from above varieties, Krishnaiah (LBG 17), Teja LBG 20), Prabhava (LBG 402), LBG 17, LBG-611, LBG 623, LBG 709, LBG 648, LBG 752 and LBG 685 were identified in Black gram as suitable varieties to this zone and recommended for cultivation.
Betelvine: Variety “Safed” with high leaf yield of 38 million leaves ha-1 was released in 1974.