Sawa Maize

Attributes

  • Drought tolerant
  • Nitrogen use efficient
  • Disease tolerance – GLS & MSV
  • Sweet taste
  • Good husk cover
  • Plant stays green after maturity
  • Good adaptability across low, transitional and mid-altitude areas of Eastern, Central, Western, Rift Valley, Nyanza & Coast
  • Spacing 75cm x 25cm
  • Seed rate 10kg per acre
  • Early maturity 90 – 100 days
  • Optimal yield 30 – 32 bags per acre