Maize

  • spacing 75cm x 25cm (1 seed/hole)
    90cm x 40cm (2seeds/hole)
  • seed rate 25kg/ha, 10kg/acre (hand planting)
    16kg/ha, 8kg/acre (machine planting)
  • plant population 44,000 - 55.000 plants/ha


Longe 4

Year of Release: 2000
Maturity Period: 100 - 105 Days
Yield: 1.6 - 2.0 Tons/Acre
Altitude: Lowland to mid
  • OPV
  • Semi-dent type
  • Tolerant to MSV, NLB, GLS and rust
  • Good lodging resistance
  • Early Maturity

Longe 7H

Maturity Period: 120 Days
Yield: 2.5 - 3.5 Kg/Acre
Altitude: Medium
  • Drought tolerant
  • Hybrid , a dent type
  • Excellent tolerance to GLS and rust
  • Good Resistance to NLB and MSV
  • Excellent stay green quality
  • Good lodging resistance
  • Good drought and Low Nitrogen tolerance

Longe 5 [Nalongo]

Year of Release: 2000
Maturity Period: 110 Days
Yield: 4.0 - 6.0 Tons/Ha; 1.6 - 2.0 Ton/Acre
Altitude: Medium
  • OPV
  • Semi-dent type
  • Quality protein maize [QPM] with content of lysine and tryptophan
  • Moderately drought tolerant
  • Good lodging resistance
  • Good tolerance to foliar diseases

Maize Longe 11H

Maturity Period: 120 Days
Yield: 2.5 - 3.5 Tons/Acre
Altitude: Medium
  • Good lodging resistance
  • High disease tolerance
  • Drought tolerant
  • High yielding

Maize PH 5355

Maturity Period: 120 Days
Yield: 3.5 - 4.5 Tons/Acre
Altitude: Medium
  • Aflatoxin accumulation rolerant
  • Aspergillus species resistant
  • Weevil resistant
  • Drought tolerant
  • High yields

Ph 5052 [Drought Tolerant Hybrid]

Maturity Period: 120 Days
Yield: 2.5 - 3.5 Tons/Acre
Altitude: Medium
  • Drought tolerant
  • Excellent tolerance to GLS
  • Good Resistance to NLB and MSV
  • Flint

Maize WE 2115

Maturity Period: 120 Days
Yield: 3.5 - 4.5 Tons/Acre
Altitude: Medium
  • Drought tolerant
  • High yields
  • Low Nitrogen Tolerance
  • Resistance to major leaf diseases (GLS, MSV, NLB)