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SAMMAZ 61 (M1526-1)

Crop Name: Maize

National Code: NGZM-20-157

Variety Name: SAMMAZ 61

Original Name: M1526-1

Outstanding Characteristics: High yielding. (8.0t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Guinea Savannah Ecologies

Origin/Source: IITA, Ibadan

Developing Institute: IITA, Ibadan/ IAR, Samaru, Zaria

Breeder(s)/Collaborators: A. Menkir, M. Oyekunle, S.G. Ado, I.S. Usman, H. Mani, U.S. Abdullahi, M.B. Hassan, R. Abdulmalik, L.B. Hassan, H.O. Ahmed & H. Abubakar

Potential Yield (t/ha): 8

Year of Release: 2020

Year of Registration: 2020