CDC Vanguard desi chickpea

Overview
TitleCDC Vanguard desi chickpea
AuthorsWarkentin T, Taran B, Banniza S, Vandenberg A
TypeJournal Article
JournalCan. J. Plant Sci.
Volume89
Issue3
Monthmay
ISSN0008-4220
DOI10.4141/CJPS08204

Abstract

CDC Vanguard, a desi chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) cultivar, was released in 2006 by the Crop Development Centre, University of Saskatchewan for distribution to Select seed growers in western Canada through the Variety Release Program of the Saskatchewan Pulse Growers. CDC Vanguard has a pinnate leaf type, fair resistance to ascochyta blight [Ascochyta rabiei (Pass.) Lab.], medium maturity, medium seed size and high yield potential in the Brown and Dark Brown soil zones of the Canadian prairies.

Citation

Warkentin T, Taran B, Banniza S, Vandenberg A. CDC Vanguard desi chickpea. 2009; 89(3):519-520.