Pigeon Pea - KAT 60/8


KAT 60/8 is characterized by, Plant height ranges from 85-130cm depending on the altitude and season Has a spreading growth habit Flower in 95-120 days A medium maturity variety in 136-150 days Potential grain yields range from 1200-1500kg/ha or 480-600 kg/acre in one season and in two seasons it yields 3000kg/ha or 1200 kg/acre Tolerance to wilt and leaf spot diseases Kat 60/8 can be grown between 50-1800m above sea level and performs well in lower Makueni, Kitui, Mwingi, Mbeere, Tharaka, Meru and Machakos where temperatures are high.

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