Chrolophile: Can canola displace wheat in Punjab? – The Financial Express

Chrolophile, canola, wheat , punjab, Gobisarson Canola-7, Mustard, MSP, Brassica juncea, GSC-7, Raya Ludhiana Canola-3Don’t go by averages,” says Surinder Singh Banga, professor emeritus at the department of plant breeding and genetics, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU). Banga is a mustard breeder. He says his latest variety, GSC-7 (Gobisarson Canola-7) is a hit with Punjab farmers. It neatly combines high quality with high yield—2.2 tonnes per hectare (t/ha), when grown under normal weather conditions with good agronomic practices. Banga is responding to a question on whether mustard can make a big dent in the area un

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