University released 410 varieties including few hybrids. First in the country to release the following:

  • Rice Hybrids APHR1 and APHR2.
  • Gallmidge (Kakariya) & BPH (Vajram) rice resistant varieties.
  • Triple Cross Hybrid in maize (Trishulata) and public bred popcorn hybrid (BPCH-6).
  • Powdery mildew blackgram resistant variety - LBG 17 (Krishnayya).
  • Nematode resistant variety groundnut - Tirupati-3.
  • Rust resistant safflower variety -Manjira.
  • Red rot resistant sugarcane variety - Co A7601.
  • White fly resistant cotton variety Kanchana / LK 861.
  • Authentic Sunflower Hybrid - APHS -11.
  • Godavari Ganga in Coconut.

ANGRAU Varieties popular in other states of India

Crop

Variety

States

Rice

Swarna (MTU 7029)
Samba Mahsuri (BPT 5204),
Vijetha (MTU 1001),
 MTU 1010

West Bengal, Assam, U.P.,  Bihar, Maharashtra, Orissa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, M.P., U.P.,  T.N.,  Bihar (International Quality check), Karnataka, T.N., Maharashtra, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Orissa, W.B

Maize

Trishulata

Assam, U.P., Bihar, M.P., T.N.

Cotton

Narasimha

Maharashtra

Blackgram

LBG 20

M.P., Haryana, Maharashtra, T.N

Greengram

LGG 407

M.P., Haryana, Maharashtra, T.N

Redgram

LRG 30

M.P.

Castor

Kranthi

West Bengal

Elephant Foot Yam

Gajendra

North Eastern States

 

    • Maize varieties DHM 117, DHM 121; redgram varities viz., Lam 41; blackgram variety Lam Minumu 752; groundnut varities viz., Kadiri-6, Kadiri-9, Narayani; and castor hybrids PCH 111, PCH 222 released by ANGRAU are not only popular in Andhra Pradesh but also in other states of the country.