PBA Marne

Early-mid season plant

  • Highest yielding faba bean available for short season areas in the southern region
  • Early flowering particularly when sown early
  • Medium height plant with good standing ability
  • Resistant to pathotype 1 of Ascochyta blight, but moderately susceptible to the new pathotype 2 of Ascochyta blight
  • Improved resistance to rust compared to other southern region varieties
  • Medium size seed, similar to PBA Samira and suited to the Middle East markets

Source: Pulse Breeding Australia

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