Rice

  • spacing 25cm x drilling
  • seed rate 50 - 75 kg/ha, 20 - 30 kg/acre (hand planting)


Agoro

Maturity Period: 124 Days
Spacing: 25cm X drilling
Seed Rate: 20 - 30 kg/Acre
Yield: 2,424 kg/Acre
  • Tolerant to RYMV, BLB and blast
  • Awning - absent
  • Early maturity
  • High milling percentage - 65.5%
  • Higher adaptability to RL stress location

Namche 1

Maturity Period: 105 - 110 days
Yield: 1,529 kgs/Acre
Spacing: 25 cm X drilling
Seed Rate: 20 - 30 kg/Acre
  • Drought Tolerant
  • High Milling percentage - 66%
  • Milled grain - very white
  • Panicle: Long and compact
  • Early Maturity

Komboko

Maturity Period: 118 Days
Spacing: 25cm X drilling
Seed Rate: 20 - 30 kg/Acre
Yield: 2,740 kg/Acre
  • Tolerant to RYMV, BLB and blast
  • Less sticky when cooked
  • High milling percentage - 68.1%
  • Aromatic
  • Early maturity

Namche 3

Maturity Period: 122 - 128 days
Yield: 1.6 - 2.0 Tons/Acre
Seed Rate: 20 - 30 kg/Acre
Spacing: 25 cm X drilling
  • High milling percentage
  • Higher yield than most varieties
  • Colour of grain husk: Golden

Namche 4

Maturity Period: 125 - 130 days
Spacing: 25 cm X drilling
Seed Rate: 20 - 30 kg/Acre
Yield: 1,800 kgs/Acre
  • Awning - Absent
  • Improved version of Nerica 4
  • Drought Tolerant
  • High milling percentage - 72%

WITA 9

Maturity Period: 145 Days
Spacing: 25cm X drilling
Seed Rate: 20 - 30 kg/Acre
Yield: 2,736 kg/Acre
  • Higher tolerant to RYMV, BLB and blast
  • Aromatic
  • High milling percentage - 66.9%

OKILE

Maturity Period: 140 Days
Spacing: 25 cm X drilling
Seed Rate: 20 - 30 kg/Acre
Yield: 2,704 kg/Acre
  • Less sticky when cooked
  • Higher tolerant to RYMV, BLB and blast
  • Higher adaptability to irrigated and rain fed lowland stress locations

Nerica 4

Year of Release: 2002
Maturity Period: 110 - 120 Days
Yield: 4.0 - 5.0 Tons/Ha; 1.6 - 2.0 Tons/Acre
Altitude: Low and Medium
  • Gold grain
  • Excellent milling ability
  • Resistance to rice blast
  • Drought tolerant
  • Non-shattering