Kabode (NASPOT 10 O)

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Pedigree SPK004 x 2000-2001 Polycross
DOI10.18730/SEXGK
CIP NoCIP 100200.4
Country of OriginUganda
Breeding Status / Year of releaseBred in Africa / 2007
Country(ies) in Use Uganda , Kenya (Kabode)
AGRONOMIC ATTRIBUTES
MaturityEarly maturing (3.5 to 4.5 months)
Average yield from release document16 t/ha
Adapted to bimodal rainfallYes
VirusMedium resistance to SPVD
AlternariaMedium resistance to Alternaria
WeevilSusceptible to weevil
GROWTH CHARACTERISTICS
Plant TypeErect (<75 cm) plant type
EstablishmentEasy to establish
Multiplication rateFast
Sprouting abilityProlific sprouting
Flowering abilityHard to flower
ROOT ATTRIBUTES
Storability postharvestCan store
Dry matter rangeLow (<25 %) dry matter content
Dry matter24.00%
Beta-carotene content21.30 (mg/100g)
Iron rangeLow (<2.5 mg/100g) iron content
SweetnessIntermediate sugary taste
Sugar content raw15.55%
WHY BEST BET
Dual purposeHigh dual purpose (R/F >1.5-2.0; HI 60-67%)
Suitable for baked products; Suitable for diverse utilization; Reason - Special trait; Reason - It is a farmers preference;