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Tang 75

Last update date: 
31.05.2019
Crop: 

Sweetcorn

Tang 75
Maturity: 
78-85 days
Color: 
Yellow

Features :

  • Ear length: 8.2-8.5 inch
  • Ear diameter: 1.8-2.1inch
  • No of rows: 14-16 of kernels
  • Kernel colour: Golden yellow
  • Sugar %: 16-17 Brix

Plant height

6-7 feet

Silking

50% silking in 53-55 days

Population/ hectare

55000-60000

Suitability of the variety for the Area Agro Climatic Zone

All India

Selection of the field/land preparation practices

 

Field should be well prepared free from weeds and well drainage facility.1-2 deep ploughing, Soil should be exposed to sunlight, 3 to 4 rounds of harrows to reach fine tilt. Before final harrow, apply 8 to 10 MT well decomposed FYM/acre.

Seed Treatment-rate of timing/ chemical

Seeds are treated with Metalaxyl (Appron) 3ml and Thiram 2g per Kg of seeds.

Sowing Time

Kharif and Rabi

Seed Rate/ Sowing method- line sowing with row to row and plant to plant distance/ direct sowing

Seed Rate: 3 kg per acre.

Sowing: Direct in main field.

Spacing: Row to Row and Plant to Plant - 60 x 30 cm.

Fertilizer dose with timing

Total N:P:K requirement @ 120:60:60 kg per acre.

Dose & Timing:

Basal Dose: Apply 50% N and 100% P,K as basal dose during final land preparation.

Top Dressing: 50% N at 30 days after sowing.

Weed Control- Chemicals with doses and timing

Timely weed removal is very important, need based hand weeding can be done to ensure healthy crop.

Diseases & Pest control- Chemicals with doses and timing

For effective crop control apply fungicide as per recommendation from the Department of Agriculture (plant protection) to control Damping off, Powdery Mildew and other fungal diseases. Apply recommended insecticide to control sucking pest, fruit fly and any other insects.

Irrigation Schedule

Irrigation Frequency Depends upon -

A. Soil type: Light soils need more frequency. Heavy soils needs less frequency.

B. Crop stage: Vegetative stage: maintain adequate moisture for development of roots. Flowering & fruiting - frequent and shallow irrigation. Harvesting - gradually reduce irrigation during harvesting

C. Growing season: Summer - requires frequent irrigation.

Winter- As against summer season, in winter the irrigation frequency is longer. Rainy - very less frequency depending up on soil moisture

Harvesting

Harvest the fruit at the time of physiological maturity.

Sugar-75 matures by 75 -80 days after sowing- depending on season / climate.

Expected Yield of the variety

Average yield: 8-10 MT/acre ( depending on season and cultural practice)