Maize crop shines in Njuyu Malawi

At a field day at Njuyu in the Mzimba district of Malawi the drought tolerance of maize hybrid Mphangala MH26 was much appreciated. At some stage in the season maize producers were thinking they would loose the crop due to lack of rain. But the demeter maize hybrid recovered and produced impressive cobs on drought damaged plants. Husk cover was good protecting the grain against threats from Fall Army Worm(FAW)

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