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Production Technology of Cereal Crops




  • Wheat


    Technical name                   Triticum aestivum L.

    Varities                               Inquilab-91, Uqab-2000, Iqbal-2000, MH-97, Chakwal-86.

    Seed Rate                           40-50 kg/ acre

    Sowing Time                      Nov-15 Nov(Best time) but may upto 15 December.

    Harvesting Time                 Mid April.

    Wheat


    Technical name                   Triticum aestivum L.

    Varities                               Inquilab-91, Uqab-2000, Iqbal-2000, MH-97, Chakwal-86.

    Seed Rate                           40-50 kg/ acre

    Sowing Time                      Nov-15 Nov(Best time) but may upto 15 December.

    Harvesting Time                 Mid April.

     

    Rice


    Technical name                   Oryza sativa L.

    Varities                               Coarse Varities: IRRI-6, KS-282,IRRI-9

          Fine Varities : Super Basmati, Basmati-2000, Basmati-385

    Seed Rate                           7-8 kg/ acre

    Sowing Time                      Coarse Rice: 20 May-7June

                                             Fine Rice: June-15June

    Harvesting Time                 Novemeber

    Barley


    Technical name                   Hordeum Vulgare

    Varities                               T4, T5, Jow-83.

    Seed Rate                           30-35 kg/ acre

    Sowing Time                      Mid October- November

    Harvesting Time                 Mid March-April

    Oat


    Technical name                   Avena sativa

    Varities                               Algerian, Agati-2, Palestinian.

    Seed Rate                           35-40 kg/ acre

    Sowing Time                      Mid October- December

    Harvesting Time                 April –May.

    Maize


    Technical name                   Zea mays

    Varities                               Synthetic Varities: Neelam, Sadaf,Akbar, Golden, Sultan.

    Hybrid Varities:                   YHD-444, YHD-555

    Seed Rate                           12-15 kg/ acre

    Sowing Time                      Spring(Feb-Mar),Autumn(July-August)

    Harvesting Time                 When top sheath become brown.

    Sorghum


    Technical name                   Sorghum bicolor

    Varities                               JS-100, JS-263, DG-Pearl.            

    Seed Rate                           8-10kg/ acre

    Sowing Time                       March- July

    Harvesting Time                 November.

    Bajra


    Technical name                   Pennisetum glaucum.

    Varities                               18-BY, Y-84.

    Seed Rate                           1.5-2 kg/ acre

    Sowing Time                      15 July-15August.

    Harvesting Time                 1st Nov- 15 Nov.

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