Champion F1 maize demonstration plot in Oyam.
Oasis has set up several demonstration plots from which the farmers learn and see the benefits of planting hybrid seed to encourage adoption of hybrid seed in Oyam . Season A 2022 was characterized by a dry spell and farmers who planted local/homebased seeds counted huge loses.
Most hybrid maize seeds are tolerant to drought and also high yielding compared to local seeds,
Famers are advised to plant maize seeds like DK series(8031,8033,777),Longe 10H,Bazooka,champion F1,DT Max and other hybrid seeds that are in the market.