Texcity

  • The R&D activities of the company is taken care by a consultant senior plant breeder and a working junior plant breeder. Read More...
  • The firm owns 15 acres of fertile land with assured irrigation facilities for undertaking its R & D programmes.Read More...
  • Texcity Biosciences Pvt. Ltd
    2/200, Theethipalayam Post,
    Coimbatore - 641 010.Read More...

Products

So far two cotton hybrids, three corn, two sunflower and one bhendi hybrids have been released for commercial cultivation and marketed in the brand name of Texico hybrids.

The highlights of the existing hybrids are furnished below

COTTON
Texico 13Texico 10
Year of release: 2003Year of release: 2001
Duration: 165 daysDuration: 155 days
Yield: 13 to 14 q/ac Yield: 10 to 12 q/ac
Special feature:
High yielding with large bolls
Extra Long staple
Drought resistant
Special feature:
High yielding
Long staple
Moderately resistant to
pink boll worm and jassids
CRON
Texico 301 Texico 302 Texico 303
Duration: 105 to 115 daysDuration: 100 to 110 daysDuration: 110 to 125 days
Special feature:
Suitable for all growing Seasons
High Yielding
Large cobs with excellent
Grain filling capacity
Special feature:
Suitable for all growing Seasons
High Yielding
Large cobs with excellent Grain filling capacity
Drought resistant
Special feature:
Suitable for all growing Seasons
High Yielding
Large cobs with excellent
Grain filling capacity
Sunflower
Texico 504Texico 505
Duration: 105 to 105 daysDuration: 90 to 95 days
Oil content: 43 to 44% Oil content 41 to 42%
Special feature:
High Yielding
Medium tall compact heads
Moderately resistant to foliar diseases
Special feature:
High Yielding
Compact suitable for all Environment
Moderately resistant to rust