BRRI dhan 79

Rice Variety: BRRI dhan 79

Main Features of the Variety


Developed by Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/origin Hybridization
Year of release 2017
Main characteristics High yielding variety, plant height 112 cm,  plant stout,tiller dense on the base of plant,  not lodging,  grain medium slender,  1000 grain weight 22.6 g, crop duration 135 days.
Planting season and time Seedling in seed bed 25 June -10 July
Harvesting time Last week of  November
Yield 4.0-4.5 t/ha
Resistance/tolerance Water logging tolerant


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