Crop Detail

Berseem is a fast growing, high quality forage that is mainly cut and fed as green chopped forage. Flowers are yellowish-white in color. Berseem can be sown alone or in combination with other species. It is mixed with grass (ryegrass) or with a winter cereal crop such as oats to make high quality silage.

Major/Minor Major
Temporary/Permanent Temporary
Category Agriculture Extension
Type Crops
Crop Climate Title Sub Tropical
Crop Water Method Title Irrigated
Crop Duration Annual
Crop Economic Title Food Crop
Crop Growing Season Rabi / Winter / Cold Crops

Pests, Weeds, Diseases and Disorders


Sucking Pests
Grass hopper Gram Caterpillar Army worm
Fungal Diseases
Stem Rot Barseem root rot Barseem white mould Anthracnose
Weeds
Parthinium

Berseem Crop Seed Varieties


Name Seed Rate
Peshawari 6-8 kg/acre
Anmool 6-8 kg/acre
Late Faisalabad 6-8 kg/acre
Super Berseem 6-8 kg/acre
Agaiti Berseem 6-8 kg/acre
Pachati Berseem 6-8 kg/acre
Super Berseem 6-8 kg/acre

Berseem Districts Wise Calendar


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CONTACT INFO

CONTACT INFO DETAIL
Agriculture Extension
Directorate of Agriculture Extension
Opposite Islamia College Gate No 1
Jamrud Road Peshawar

091-9224239 , 03481117070
091-9224318
info@zarat.kp.gov.pk

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