Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata)

  • Grown in summer and kharif season.
  • Good for intercropping with maize and Sorghum.
  • Green fodder yield 30-32 tons/hectare
  • Crude protein 18-20%.
  • Improved varieties: UPC-618, UPC-625, UPC-622, UPC-628, EC-4216.