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Crop Name: Cotton

National Code: NGGS 91-3

Variety Name: SAMCOT-3

Original Name: SAMMARU-68

Outstanding Characteristics: Improved yield and lint, has longer staple than SAMCOT-2, slightly above 2.54cm. (2-2.5t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Derived Savanna, Northern and Southern Guinea Savanna

Origin/Source: I.A.R. SAMARU

Developing Institute: I.A.R. SAMARU


Potential Yield (t/ha): 2.5

Year of Release: 1968

Year of Registration: 1991