বিষয় : Information about BARI mungbean
বিস্তারিত :Dear sir/madam, Good day. I am MS student of Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University,Dhaka-1207.i need information about "History & Generation of BARI Mungbean 4 & 5 "for my work under dept.of Agricultural Extension and information System. kindly provide me that information. Regards, Md.Sazzadur Rahman


BARI Mungbean-4 : This variety was developed through hybridization program. In  1984, cross was made between BARIMung-2 (kanti) which was high yielding and early maturity and Sonamung which is scented and tasty. After generation advancement and 5 years multi location trial it was released as BARIMung-4 in 1996 from National Seed Board.


BARI Mung-5: This variety was developed through introduction. As a part of collaborative research between AVRDC and BARI, we received some promising line from AVRDC. Those lines were evaluated under the close supervision of breeder for 5 years and after that one of the promising  line namely NM-92 was released as BARIMung-5 in 1997 from Nation Seed Board.


Afzal, M.A., M. A. Bakr, M. L. Rahman, M.M. Rahman, M. M. Rahman and A. Sarker.

            2001a. Registration of BARIMung-4 Mungbean. CropSci. 41:594.

Afzal, M.A., M. A. Bakr, M. L. Rahman, M. M. Rahman, M. A. Hossain and M. M. Rahman

            2001b. Registration of BARIMung-5 Mungbean. CropSci. 41:930-931


Pulses Research Sub-station, BARI, Joydebpur, Gazipur.