MCI-8 (RCV-1)

MCI-8 ( RCV-1 )
Year of release 2008
Released at Central or State level State
Developed by

ARS, Mandor Agriculture University,

Pedigree / type of material JI 220 / MI 61
Recommended states Rajasthan
Recommended ecology Irrigated conditions
Duration Medium
Growth habit Medium
Days to 50% flowering 54
Days to maturity for first picking 90-100
Number of nodes to primary raceme 15-16
Plant height (cm) 64
100 seed weight (g) 27
Oil content (%) 47.9
Mean seed yield (kg/ha) 3327 (Irrigated)
Special attributes Resistant to Fusarium wilt and root rot
Source of seed ARS, Mandor Agriculture University,
Jodhpur, Rajasthan