Pepper Panniyur 1 is the first Black Pepper variety developed by black pepper research institute in Kerala Agricultural University, Kannur. The above product is Panniyur 1 pepper variety. Panniyur crop is mainly cultivated in major parts of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu. Panniyur-1 world’s first hybrid pepper was produced at Panniyur Pepper Research Station in Kerala over three decades ago. It is having long Spikes with large berries, early bearing, performs well in open.Suitable to all pepper growing areas, except under heavy shade.
IISR Subhakara Pepper is a variety released by ICAR-Indian Institute Spice Research on 1990. Subhakara pepper is a Selection from Karimunda (KS 27) which can be grown on all pepper growing tracts of Kerala and Southern Karnataka. This black pepper variety belongs to Medium Maturity Group.