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Three cotton varieties developed by the Institute of Dryland Farming are approved in Hebei Province
Author:Li Xiaozhi   Approver:Sun Fengguo   Releaser:Jia Peiwen   Time:2019/08/29 11:27:21   Source:International Cooperation Division

Recently, the new cotton varieties Hengwu 1086, Hengmian HD008 and Hengmian 1670 developed in the Institute of Dryland Farming have been approved by Hebei Province. Hengwu 1086 is a drought resistant variety with low gossypol content, early maturity, high resistance to Fusarium wilt and tolerance to Verticillium wilt; In the production test of 2015, its mean lint yield was 110.3 kg/mu. Hengmian HD008 is a mid-early maturity variety with high resistance to Fusarium wilt and tolerance to Verticillium wilt; The mean lint yield was 99.1 kg/mu in the production test of 2018, increased 11.6% than that of the control variety. Hengmian 1670 is a high quality and high yield drought and salinity tolerance variety with resistance to Fusarium wilt and tolerance to Verticillium wilt; The lint yield before frost was 96.0 kg/mu, 10.8% higher than that of control.





Key words:Institute of Dryland Farming, Cotton variety, Approval of Hebei Province