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NCS -008 (BD96-016)

Crop Name: Sugarcane

National Code: NGSO - 06-20

Variety Name: NCS -008

Original Name: BD96-016

Outstanding Characteristics: High yielding, high tillering, good ratoonability, early maturity and moderately resistant to smut. (90t/ha (plant crop) 86t/ha (ratoon crop))

Agroecological Zones:

Origin/Source: NCRI, Badeggi

Developing Institute: NCRI, Badeggi

Breeder(s)/Collaborators: Dr. M.N. Ishaq, Dr. S. Agboire

Potential Yield (t/ha): 90

Year of Release: 2006

Year of Registration: 2006