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Crop Name: Cotton

National Code: NGGS 91-6

Variety Name: SAMCOT-6

Original Name: SAMMARU-71

Outstanding Characteristics: High yielding, good grinning percentage, classified as short staple cotton. (2-2.5t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Northern and Southern Guinea Savanna, Sudan Savanna, Sahel Savanna

Origin/Source: I.A.R. SAMARU

Developing Institute: I.A.R. SAMARU


Potential Yield (t/ha): 2.5

Year of Release: 1971

Year of Registration: 1991