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UMUCASS 46 (IITA TMS I 07/0539)

Crop Name: Cassava

National Code: NGME-14-46

Variety Name: UMUCASS 46

Original Name: IITA TMS I 07/0539

Outstanding Characteristics: High carotene content and high yielding. (32t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Rainforest and Southern Guinea Savanna

Origin/Source: IITA, Ibadan

Developing Institute: IITA, Ibadan/NRCRI, Umudike

Breeder(s)/Collaborators: Peter Kulakow, Alfred Dixon, Elizabeth Parkes, Chiedozie N. Egesi, Bunmi Olasanmi, Paul Ilona, Okechukwu N. Eke-Okoro, Salome Njoku & Joseph Onyeka

Minimum Yield (t/ha): 32

Maximum Yield (t/ha): 32

Year of Release: 2014

Year of Registration: 2014