<>/F 4/Dest[ 36 0 R/XYZ 69 533 0] /StructParent 9>> YELLOW MAIZE HYBRIDS FIELDING NEW TECHNOLOGIES. HIGH-SPEC DRY BEANS FOR A HIGHLY SPECIALISED INDUSTRY. endobj endobj <> Small seed will go further, and give equal germination and yield performance as large seed. In the UK, a crimped maize output of 12t/ha (@ 65% DM) is possible. 40 0 obj endobj For a 30 bag per acre crop this is 160 Kg of nitrogen. endobj When rains are significantly below average Average yield per acre per household Scenario one - varies between 10 bags to 15 bags (90-Kg bags) Scenario two - varies between 2 bags - to 5 bags (90 - Kg bags) Variable costs per acre per household Scenario one - 7,850 KShs Scenario two - 4, 290 KShs Gross Margin per acre per household Scenario one - 5,647 KShs Scenario two - 210 KShs For obtaining high yield, the maize crop should be heavily manured. <> 3 0 obj endobj endobj <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 56 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 18>> <>/ExtGState<>/XObject<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 65 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 12>> It fuels crop growth and development and needs to be readily available. p��v�h}����8"&��×���H.��.n/�\��#�tuI>M��.>s"+2}��/'FP&���Ғ���#O�rs~�P�����krs����w����/W�D��_d����5H:ٽ�斊��z(�gK�o/ �|�o�pM�a�@ي�{TpA�F�UW5Y= ݽ�0m�9�-yy$�/�rR�v�YG��kN���Y�� 甩�%0I�z����f��/=�#Em%5�8߿�Qt�Rk�,�.���Zt%W�s9QE�)9+���UE�P�DMk�*ߖL�$8�� 12 0 obj endobj Maize for Grain Economics The economics of growing maize for grain are dependent on growing costs, crop yield and the price received per tonne of grain ($/tonne). Twenty five to thirty cartloads of farmyard manure or compost should be ploughed into the soil before the sowing. endobj For example, you are evaluate a field with 30-inch rows and counted 24 ears (per 17' 5" = row section). <>/F 4/Dest[ 28 0 R/XYZ 69 377 0] /StructParent 6>> Share Details. For hybrid and composite varieties of maize, 100-120 kg of nitrogen, along with 60 kg of P 2 O 5 and 40 kg of K 2 O per hectare, is recommended. <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 64 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 22>> h� �bP� �$���W�+Ͳ�����c�ڔ��uK�>�ȓ�֡NR���,� *�:��T�XM�ɢT�y%e5��4�!�Ilz3U�A3���5B&�?�w:?ö�~wL����J.����פ[��r�L�?���"̰0n���6� |[8��'��e �*0��H���:tk���С��� �;���0�j�5�D�ReB��w'!�:�.ǣ����ȃ�4�x��R1s��i=#� endobj ��M� ��Kηɬ�Ł���@$�X1�[y�y��d����q��t)ߑ��Hհi�����$\���i�pqE�-UUh~���,��`l�R�\��栔זzp�����:��4�*�EJU}3�"5��4`��i�p�E�/��ṽuum7�,��£�곖��l�m���P���@ ��50�畉P9�� ��7͒� 8�CN�u�u)���R�R#�{K���AnPȑ�`r��۵ۨ��5��%�c3�[�5i��֬GӵnR��{�>k�k����\������N�WV� '��Op�g˃mD%������S�`{7:����p�,�(�a���Ҍ�a)�fL����6t�bN__�W3H���� �7���&@QU��H���ː��2QjE/bi(��QD�,܃�R28,S��2i�p�z�9TV�U�>�� �T���)*C�^E�T_�JI@�\��ehc۫�� ��2�9���*25.�b���E�Sqe]���D�p(�k�H�SA���$�*���>w�f9HY The world's total maize yield was estimated at 412.39 tonnes per ha in 2020. endobj <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 45 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 16>> Turkey is the top country by maize yield in the world. For a comparison at 32 cents a kg for a maize silage crop yield of 7.5 tonnes per acre (18.5 tonnes per hectare) gives an in the paddock price of $510 per tonne per hectare." Production data on cereals relate to crops harvested for dry grain only. One can be conservative and take off 10% for over estimation and harvesting losses to arrive at a final yield rounded off estimation of 2,9 t/ha. 1961 - 2017. Ridge sowing is better for water saving on flood irrigation. 5 AGRONOMY tractor drawn ridger. 23 0 obj Around 8 kilograms seeds are required for one acre maize cultivation. A RICH FORAGE CROP PORTFOLIO FOR SMOOTH FODDER FLOW. 6 0 obj Beopari spends on maize fodder cutting Rs500 to Rs1,500 with an average Rs1,000 per acre. 28 0 obj endobj Cereal yield (kg per hectare) Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site. X� �z0,�h)Hco��o� <>/ExtGState<>/XObject<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 73 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 13>> endobj Agricultural land (% of land area) Forest area (% of land area) Cereal production (metric tons) Agricultural land (sq. 34 0 obj As Sadique attests, embracing modern methods of farming through expert advice is how to reap maximum benefits and profits from your farm. Cost of one kilogram maize is Rs.400. <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 67 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 23>> 20th Dec, 2018. <>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/Annots[ 11 0 R 13 0 R 14 0 R 19 0 R 26 0 R 27 0 R 29 0 R 32 0 R 35 0 R 37 0 R] /MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 4 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 0>> <>/F 4/Dest[ 31 0 R/XYZ 69 134 0] /StructParent 7>> For maize seeds are planted at 60cm x 30cm one plant per hill or Maize also can be planted at 60cm x 60cm with two plants per hill especially for tall varieties to provide more light. A seed rate of about 25 kg/ha is required, but this depends on the seed size. × Close. 4ISt� E�&}�DJ��hI����s��E6eAbsx�\�sc��/v���ǟ����R|}���A7=>�}�+�-��>}���?�BJϏ����N 1 0 obj <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 78 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 25>> endobj 52,000 cobs of maize could be harvested on one hectare of land, and the average price at the farm gate per cob is N10. <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 40 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 15>> stream Maize Fertilizer Requirements Per Acre The amount of fertilizer required is best calculated by multiplying the target yield in tons per hectare, by 20-25 Kg. For a better yield of maize, ... apply carbofuran granules @ 8 kg/acre @ 2 granules per each plant. �u����A}��mm���f�z0Ϝ�y*ɚ3%��"�ɥ�/pFU���a[:l-�mW�3O����p �TK�H49�s��x���OZw�lG�+l= �)=��N��S�4�����/?kUr9��綮�ފ+�� d�h%����&2x�S%V�f.���D����ch�ѬZ�lPFK�C/ � It has been an excellent year for growing maize, but the decision has yet to be made whether to grow the crop again in 2015, writes Crumlin dairy farmer Mark Blelock. endobj <>/XObject<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 76 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 14>> �=�ā���U�Z��7W �9D%l�����7ž��&�@��ྩ Harvesting of Maize or Corn: Harvesting should be done when the crop outer cover of the cob turns from green to white color. At a medium cob mass of 150 grams there are thus 21 600 x 150 divided by 1 000 to show kilograms (kg’s) per ha (1 000 g/kg) divided by 1 000 (1 000 kg/ton) to show the tons per hectare of yield expected. Average corn yield for the farms in 2013 was 7.98 tons per hectare (127 bushels per acre). Ridges are made 75 cm apart with a . Maize yields over 18 tonnes per acre 2014-10-15. They said that after the introduction of hybrid maize during the 1990s, farmers have gradually shifted to hybrid maize from traditional/open pollinated varieties (OPVs) as hybrid maize has increased production from a mere 30 maunds/acre to 80-120 maunds/acre. endobj metabolisable energy content of 14.0-14.5 MJ/kg DM. After the first week of November, the yield loss is above 100-120 kg per hectare per each delayed week. The average predicted yield for the region of 244 ± 4 bushels/acre (15,316 ± 251 kg/ha) projected for 2050, assuming yield increases observed for the past 60 yr continue, would not be possible with projected increases in VPD, creating a water ceiling to maize yields. endobj 27 0 obj Cite. 22 0 obj 4 0 obj <>>> Being a graduate, Maali is a smart farmer; he wears an ovral garment most of the times so much that ‘villagers’ hardly associate him with farming. endobj x���Mo�6���x�f�)R�b�n�M�@�E�h���� 20 0 obj 10 0 obj 19 0 obj endobj Crop still yields well even during the drought season and is tolerant to major leaf diseases. endstream 8 0 obj <> :�Q�P�CN��BS��H)�(3Y�4��Tl���6���v�T�(�CX �eM+�aU��Z�=���v��A�������e6�.l�DL[�6����=8QJB�t)HUu�EJY�4ƤF ����? endobj endobj x��Y[o�F~7��0�$`�޹( Label. 18 0 obj 14 0 obj The top 5 countries (others are the United States of America, New Zealand, Chile, and Uzbekistan) account for 13.47% of it. endobj Average yield is 25-30 bags per acre. We are registered members of USTA (Uganda Seed Traders Association) and are the sole distributors of irrigation equipment in Uganda, manufactured by JISL (Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd), a leader in drip tech, Plot 21 Luthuli Avenue, Bugolobi, Kampala. <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 55 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 17>> Matures in 90-120 days. <> 11.SOWING METHODS Maize can be sown on both flat soils as well as on the ridges. endobj <> 31 0 obj 3 Recommendations. License: CC BY-4.0 Line Bar Map. Sadique Maize Yield Per Acre. 25 0 obj <> The average per acre maize yield has been at 690 kg in 2005, 638 kg in 2006, 857 kg in 2007 and 732 kg in 2008.. 7 0 obj �� (G��Gq4�r���z04��L���O���QH��&Z�JN� EF2��4g��8Qj�ksH�m�}�E�F����? 0. Duraid K. Al-Taey. <> <> Large cobs & stalk; Suitable Areas; Kisumu, Homabay, Siaya, Rongo, Ahero, Oyugis, Ugunja, Busia, & Striga Weed (Kayongo) Prone Areas. endobj <>/F 4/Dest[ 36 0 R/XYZ 69 247 0] /StructParent 10>> 37 0 obj 24 0 obj <> TRIAL-TOPPING SUNFLOWERS FOR STABLE HIGH-END YIELDS . Yield Estimate Calculator MAIZE. <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 79 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 26>> endobj 17 0 obj 1) 2) Variety Selection - Earliness and Yield 10 Kgs per acre: Climatic Conditions: Drought-Tolerant: Spacing: 30 x 75 cm: Yield Potential: 3,000 – 4 ,000 kg per acre: Other Attributes: Resistant to Grey Leaf Spot & Maize Streak Virus. %���� 10 kg is enough to plant 1 acre and 5 kg for half an acre. endobj Click to see full answer endobj Features: FRC425IR. Maize Yields (90 Kg-bags/acre) 24 25 30 26.3 Sale price (Ksh/90 Kg-bag) 2,600 2,600 2,600 2,600 Productions costs 31,332 29,662 20,120 27,038 endobj endobj 15 0 obj Machines are available to separate the seeds. �?w9�,�M�;W�N�_��Olr��¿D�x8�eҲr71�9=��K�&N]�8=r�R��mza��-;w�8�SmU������ TW�`��Z�hU�����4*QǮrSc�wM����� �����^���2�+��jAf�j��|P����v.����;ɒ@��6���/�N� c�G�Z��$=I�߂bR:��oo�B����B�"6t�y�����T��`�������rS{:ʜ�H�3�/X�6G�Zqi�KL��KR�=v/ʆ�zTd�ev�bq�����֚z��taW�Op�����üi(��x"��趺� Y� Please input your values below. Maize growth rate responds well to high daily temperatures experienced in October, November and December. <> At least 40% of the HUs are experienced during these three months, so it is critical for farmers to plant their crop as early as possible to capitalise on the HUs. �H��D"�(�7 ���G$š���Ł�����W'p�O����x"ߑS��т�WG�Ѳ�0��i��_> %PDF-1.5 Cobs (per 10 m) Kernel Rows per … 26 0 obj 32 0 obj endobj <>/F 4/Dest[ 25 0 R/XYZ 69 720 0] /StructParent 4>> Nitrogen fuels growth and crop yield. 38 0 obj 2 0 obj stream ������%��&_ Extra-early maturity. This content is copyright protected! endobj If you are planting the maize in areas with high rainfall, apply the fertilizer in two splits. Choka method or manual sowing is practiced for ridge sowing. ����㯟��0$2���-CR?�X�^ �{a¿q�������d�k��^-�~u�r7�S���-�M�]�_��\x"��lܐd> endobj 6�.�-��c� &O�ߌ����Ars"�`�R��ɧچF~3h ���a��O5'P @���ZN��K�:��p�A�߭Q�T���NEۂ�,���t�x�澆h��\�o�����s� As of 2020, maize yield in Turkey was 11.42 tonnes per ha that accounts for 2.77% of the world's maize yield. 11 0 obj 9 0 obj Resistant to Grey Leaf Spot & Maize Streak Virus. The answer will be 3,24 t/ha. As a guide, the approximate fixed and variable costs to grow maize for grain are shown in this table. <>/F 4/Dest[ 18 0 R/XYZ 69 227 0] /StructParent 3>> endobj <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 80 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 27>> The intervention by CropNuts led the farm to harvest 32 bags per acre from a meagre 6 bags per acre. kg per acre. Likewise, people ask, what is average maize yield per hectare? <> Figure 1 illustrates the average corn yield per hectare for each farm for the years data were available (between 1 to 6 years). <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 63 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 21>> <>/F 4/Dest[ 12 0 R/XYZ 69 720 0] /StructParent 1>> After 2-3 weeks or or when the crop is about 45cm high, top-dress your maize with Calcium Ammonium Nitrate (CAN) or Urea at the rate of 50 kg per acre if you are farming in a low rainfall area. 35 0 obj 33 0 obj Resistant to common leaf diseases and yields well during the drought season. Drought tolerant maize. 30 0 obj <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 75 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 24>> <>/F 4/Dest[ 34 0 R/XYZ 69 720 0] /StructParent 8>> Since crimped maize is typically used as a substitute for wheat in rations, its sales value follows the wheat price, with a tonne of crimped maize being worth up to £150/t (@65% DM). endobj Nitrogen is important to achieve high maize yields. Cereal crops harvested for hay or harvested green for food, feed, or silage and those used for grazing are excluded. DEFINITION: Cereal yield, measured as kilograms per hectare of harvested land, includes wheat, rice, maize, barley, oats, rye, millet, sorghum, buckwheat, and mixed grains. ". Maize farmer who used to cultivate between 6-8 maxi-bags per acre from local seeds can now harvest averagely 40 maxi-bags with 30Y87 (yellow maize). <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 612 792] /Contents 62 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 20>> The minimum amount realizable from a … The dung obtained from these animals can be used for on farm production of 19.4 tonnes of vermicompost per year. While many farmers struggle to get a ton (1000 kilograms) from an acre of maize, Maali gets over 3000 kilograms (over 30-100kg bags) per acre. Harvesting can be done by hand. Specially developed to be grown in Striga weed prone areas. 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