Crop Name: Soybean
National Code: NGGM-09-17
Variety Name: TGx 1904-6F
Outstanding Characteristics: Medium maturing, high promi-scuous nodulation, high % nitrogen derived from atmosphere, high fodder yield and resistant to lodging, cercospora leaf spot and bacterial pustule. (1.5-2t/ha)
Agroecological Zones: Forest Transition/Derived Savanna and Northern Guinea Savanna
Origin/Source: IITA, Ibadan
Developing Institute: IITA, Ibadan/NCRI, Badeggi
Breeder(s)/Collaborators: Dr. Ken Dashiell, Baffour Asafo-Adjei, Frederick Hakazimana, Alpha Kamara, Hailu Tefera & M. N. Ishaq.
Minimum Yield (t/ha): 1.5
Maximum Yield (t/ha): 2
Year of Release: 2008
Year of Registration: 2009
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