Product Profile



PBA Maiden

Desi Chickpea

PBA Maiden Management Guide (PDF 524.24 Kb)

Type: Desi chickpea

Regional Suitability:

Medium to low rainfall environments of southern Australia

End Point Royalty: 

$4.40 per tonne (GST Inclusive)

Variety Summary

  • Largest seed size of current southern desi chsickpea varieties (28% larger than PBA Slasher)
  • Targeted for whole seed markets
  • Moderately resistant (MR) to ascochyta blight
  • Moderate early vigour
  • Early to mid flowering and maturity
  • Semi spreading plant type

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