New Sugar cane varieties

KEN 00-13

ATTRIBUTES:

1. Parentage: POJ 2727 X Co 853

2. Year of release: 2014

3. Country of origin: Kenya

4. Appearance: Pale green to yellow stalks

5. Expected cane Yield (tonnes/ha) 92-145 TCH

6. Sucrose (Pol% cane): 12-14

7. High sucrose content

8. High yields

9. Early maturity

10. Disease reaction: Intermediate susceptible to smut

11. Wide adaptability

12. Recommended harvest age (months): 12-14

13. Recommended zones: Kibos, Chemelil, Muhoroni, Sonysugar, Kwale and Kisii