Kashi Abhiman

Kashi Abhiman is a determinate tomato hybrid identified and recommended at the 30th AICRP (VC) meeting held at Pantnagar, UP. It is an ideal tomato hybrid for cultivation in Zone I (States: J&K, HP, Uttaranchal) and Zone IV (States: Punjab, UP, Bihar, and Jharkand) during mid September – March. High yield potential of 87 t/ha and 93 t/ha has been recorded at HARP, Ranchi and CITH, Srinagar respectively. Fruits are deep red in colour and mature uniformly. The fruits are firm (pericarp thickness of 0.6cm) and are ideal for long distance transportation.