Kawali Sorghum

Kawali sorghum is released in 22nd October 2001 originated from India. This variety has harvesting age 100 – 110 days and 50% flowering aged in 70 days. Plant height of 135 cm, has ribbon shaped leaf with 13 blade leaf. Ecliptic shaped with 28 – 29 cm long panicle.

Round shaped 3.2; 3.0; 3.4 mm, cream colored seed, weighing per 1000 seeds 30 g. Average potential  2.96 t/ha and potential yielding 4.0 – 5.0 t/ha. Resistant to lodging, slightly resistant to aphids pest, leaf rust and leaf spot disease.

This variety contains 8.81% protein, 1.97% fat, and 87.87% carbohydrate.