SUPERIOR VARIETY OF ESTATE CROPS – Kanesia-14 cotton produces excellent quality fiber such as 38.96% fiber content, + 28.5 mm length, 31.16 g/tex strength, 6.13% elasticity, 4.7 mic softness, and 84,66% uniformity. Kanesia-14 cotton can produce 995 kg – 2 tons seeded cotton/ha on water limited soil, and 1.4 – 3.9 tons on soil with optimal water supply.
High production and well adapted in soil with limited water supply and resistant to Amrasca biguttula pest.
This cotton variety is potential to be developed commercially by fibrous agro-industries as raw materals for both textile and other cotton base industries. Potential development areas are East Java, Central Java, West Nusa Tenggara, South Sulawesi, Yogyakarta, Bali, and East Nusa Tenggara.
Inventor : Emmy Sulistyowati, Hasnam, Siwi Sumartini
Indonesian Sweetener and Fiber Crops Research Insitute
IPR Protection Status : Variety Registration No. 22/PVHP/2009