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What does HYV stand for?

HYV stands for High Yielding Varieties

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Assistant director agriculture information Naveed Asmat Kahlon told a delegation of progressive growers here Tuesday that Pakistani agriculture scientists have developed high yielding varieties which if sown can yield good results with the application of modern agronomic practices.
We believe oilseed rape is the break crop for the future, and careful choice of high yielding varieties such as NK Grace, coupled with a managed input regime will help to maximise response and realise potential.
Although, increased area contributed to increased production but significant increase in per acre yield was brought about by the development of high yielding varieties, improved agronomic practices supported with fertilizers and plant protection measures.