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RRDI Rice Varieties

Bg 304

Variety name : Bg 304
Year of release : 1993
Pedigree : Co 10/IR 50//84-1587/Bg 731-2
Average yield : 4.7 t/ha
Maturity : 85 days DZ,89 days WZ
Plant height : 68.0 cm
Basal leaf sheath colour : Green
Recommendation : General cultivation

Grain Quality Characteristics

Brown rice recovery  77.7 %
Milling recovery 74.1 %
Head rice recovery  64.9 %
Amylose content High/Intermediate
Gelatinization temperature Intermediate
1000 grain weight 23.5 g
Grain shape Long Medium
Pericarp colour White
Bushel weight 20.1 kg
Buff colour presence  No

Reaction to Pest and Disease

Blast Bacterial Leaf Blight Bacterial Leaf Blight Brown Planthopper
Susceptible Moderately Resistant Resistant Moderately Resistant

Grain Quality Characteristics

Brown rice recovery  77.7 %
Milling recovery 74.1 %
Head rice recovery  64.9 %
Amylose content High/Intermediate
Gelatinization temperature Intermediate
1000 grain weight 23.5 g
Grain shape Long Medium
Pericarp colour White
Bushel weight 20.1 kg
Buff colour presence  No

Reaction to Pest and Disease

BlastSusceptible
Bacterial Leaf BlightModerately Resistant
Gall MidgeResistant
Brown PlanthopperModerately Resistant