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Improved Seed Varieties of Maize

» 41. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Ife maizehyb-6 (EEWH-26)  ||   Released in 2013  ||   Registered in 2013

Outstanding Characteristics : Extra-early maturing, high grain yield, Striga resistant, tolerant to drought and low soil nitrogen. (5-6t/ha)

» 42. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Ife maizehyb-5 (EEWH-21)  ||   Released in 2013  ||   Registered in 2013

Outstanding Characteristics : Extra-early maturing, high grain yield, Striga resistant, drought and low soil nitrogen tolerant, high protein content. (5.6-6t/ha)

» 43. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SAMMAZ 39 (PVA SYN8)  ||   Released in 2013  ||   Registered in 2013

Outstanding Characteristics : Intermediate level of pro- vitamin A content (6.4'g/g), high yield potential. (6.8t/ha)

» 44. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SAMMAZ 38 (PVA SYN2)  ||   Released in 2013  ||   Registered in 2013

Outstanding Characteristics : Intermediate level of pro- vitamin A content (5.7'g/g), high yield potential. (6.4t/ha)

» 45. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SNK2778 (SNK2778)  ||   Released in 2012  ||   Registered in 2012

Outstanding Characteristics : High yield, large grain use, tolerant to lodging and stem breakage. (8.4t/ha)

» 46. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Ife maizehyb-4 (A0905-32)  ||   Released in 2012  ||   Registered in 2012

Outstanding Characteristics : High yield, good seed quality, high pro-vitamin A. and nitrogen use efficient. (6.65t/ha)

» 47. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Ife maizehyb-3 (A0905-28)  ||   Released in 2012  ||   Registered in 2012

Outstanding Characteristics : High yield, good seed quality, high pro-vitamin A. (6.65t/ha)

» 48. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Ife maizehyb-2 (LW 0904-13)  ||   Released in 2012  ||   Registered in 2012

Outstanding Characteristics : High yield, good seed quality and tolerance to root and stem lodging. (6.65t/ha)

» 49. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Ife maizehyb-1 (LW 0618-42)  ||   Released in 2012  ||   Registered in 2012

Outstanding Characteristics : High protein content (9- 12%), high yield, good seed quality. (5.6-6t/ha)

» 50. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SAMMAZ 37 (Pop66. SR/Acr 91SUWAN-1-SR)  ||   Released in 2011  ||   Registered in 2011

Outstanding Characteristics : Good quality grains, Tolerance to maize streak virus disease, drought and striga infestation. (5.9t/ha)

» 51. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SAMMAZ 36 (IAR Pool QPM-Y, CM 2007 Pool QPM-Y)  ||   Released in 2011  ||   Registered in 2011

Outstanding Characteristics : Good stay green, Excellent husk cover. (5.3t/ha)

» 52. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SAMMAZ 35 (2000 EV DT-Y STR C4)  ||   Released in 2011  ||   Registered in 2011

Outstanding Characteristics : Good grain quality, Resistant to Striga hermonthica. (4.5t/ha)

» 53. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SAMMAZ 34 (IAR Multi-cob Early DT, Multicob)  ||   Released in 2011  ||   Registered in 2011

Outstanding Characteristics : Prolific cob bearing (1-2), good stay green, good quality fodder. (4.7t/ha)

» 54. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SAMMAZ 33 (2000 Syn EE-W STR QPM CO)  ||   Released in 2011  ||   Registered in 2011

Outstanding Characteristics : Extra early maturing, quality protein maize, good cob and seed size, Striga resistant, drought tolerance, and tolerant to maize streak virus disease. (3.9t/ha)

» 55. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: SAMMAZ 32 (99 TZEE-Y popSTR QPM CO)  ||   Released in 2011  ||   Registered in 2011

Outstanding Characteristics : Extra early maturing, quality protein maize, good cob and seed size, Striga resistant, drought escaping, and tolerant to maize streak virus disease. (4.3t/ha)

» 56. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Oba Super 9 (05-02STR)  ||   Released in 2009  ||   Registered in 2009

Outstanding Characteristics : Striga resistant, more adapted to the Derived Savanna and SGS, supports low striga emergence and good for sole cropping and rotation with legumes (integrated striga control). (3.5t/ha)

» 57. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Oba Super 7 (05-1STR)  ||   Released in 2009  ||   Registered in 2009

Outstanding Characteristics : Highly Striga resistant, more adapted to NGS and Sudan Savanna ecologies, drought tolerant, low soil nitrogen- efficient, supports low striga emergence, high yield potential, good for sole cropping and rotation with legumes (integrated striga control) and high starch content. (4t/ha)

» 58. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Oba Super 6 (HY02-5)  ||   Released in 2009  ||   Registered in 2009

Outstanding Characteristics : More adapted to Southern Guinea Savanna, Northern Guinea Savanna and Sudan Savanna ecologies, high yield, drought tolerant, low soil nitrogen-efficient, excellent plant and ear aspect. (7-8t/ha)

» 59. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Oba Super 5 (H06-15)  ||   Released in 2009  ||   Registered in 2009

Outstanding Characteristics : Highly prolific expressed in good yield, more tolerant to lodging, excellent plant and ear aspect, more suitably adapted to mechanized harvesting, shining, more attractive creamy-white seeds and drought tolerant. (8-9t/ha)

» 60. Crop: Maize   ||  Variety: Oba Super 4 (HY02-2)  ||   Released in 2009  ||   Registered in 2009

Outstanding Characteristics : More adapted to the rain forest ecology and high yield. (6-7t/ha)