Timelines

DH facility at Kiboko, Kenya:

Receiving the seed for DH units by DH facility:

DH facility offers the DH service twice in each year. Hence, the seed for DH units can be received by the DH facility twice in the year as per the schedule below.

First cycle:  Seed for DH units should be submitted in February and March in each year. Haploid induction nursery will be planted in early April.

Second Cycle: Seed for DH units should be submitted in by September 30hgt6iuk in each year. Haploid induction nursery will be planted in early October.

Delivery of DH lines: DH lines are delivered within a maximum period of 18 months since the planting of induction nursery. However, seed for DH lines are typically delivered within 13-15 months.

DH facility at Aguafria, Mexico:

Receiving the seed for DH units by DH facility:

DH facility offers the DH service twice in each year. Hence, the seed for DH units can be received by the DH facility twice in the year as per the schedule below.

For summer inductions, seed should be submitted by April 30. Haploid induction for the lowland tropical materials will be done at Aguafria station, while the same for highland materials will be done in El Batan.

For haploid inductions during the winter season, seed should be submitted by November 15. Tropical and sub-tropical materials will be induced at Aguafria station.

Delivery of DH lines: DH lines are delivered within a maximum period of 18 months since the planting of induction nursery. However, seed for DH lines are typically delivered within 13-15 months.