Experiment of seven new sugarcane varieties with newly planting seedlings and perennial roots was conducted from 2017 to 2018 in Mile site funded by National Sugar Technical System. Of all tested varieties, Yunzhe 08-1609 showed good performance in comprehensive agronomic and economic traits, the yield of sugarcane stem increased by 15.22% than that of control. And the sucrose content reached to 14.88%, which was 1.24 percentage points higher than the control. It was thus recommended to sugarcane planting area in Mile.
Tropical Agricultural Science & Technology
Mile of Yunnan Province