Most Important Point of Cultivation of Redgram

Cultivation of Redgram : Cajanus cajan (L.) 




  • Origin – India
  • Redgram is known as
    • Congopea, No eye pea, Arhar, Tur, Pigeon pea (Asked in JRF Plant sc 2015)
  • Highly drought resistant (Asked in JRF Plant sc 2017)
  • Deep rooted crop and  hardy nature
  • Temp of 18 – 27°C is desirable {Source: https://www.agricoachingdelhi.in/}
  •  Redgram tolerant to water logging, frost and salinity
  • Seed Requirement:{Asked in JRF Agronomy 2017 & IBPS AFO }
    • 8-10 kg for LD
    • 10-12 kg for MD 
    • 12-15 kg for SD
  • Varieties
    • ICPH - 8 (First Hybrid in world) {Asked in JRF Agronomy 2016 & Plant sc 2018 & BHU GA }
    • UPAS 120 {Asked in BHU GA & IBPS AFO }
    • Bahar – LD (Long duration)
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