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RRDI Rice Varieties

Bg 305

Variety name : Bg 305
Year of release : 1999
Pedigree : Bg 1203/Bg 1492
Average yield : 6.9 t/ha
Maturity : 93 days DZ, 94 days WZ
Plant height : 70.0 cm
Basal leaf sheath colour : Green
Recommendation : General cultivation

Grain Quality Characteristics

Brown rice recovery  80.1 %
Milling recovery 72.9 %
Head rice recovery  65.2 %
Amylose content High
Gelatinization temperature Intermediate
1000 grain weight 23.7 g
Grain shape Intermediate Bold
Pericarp colour White
Bushel weight 21.0 kg
Buff colour presence  No

Reaction to Pest and Disease

Blast Bacterial Leaf Blight Gall Midge Brown Planthopper
Susceptible Moderately Resistant / Moderately Resistant Resistant Moderately Resistant

Grain Quality Characteristics

Brown rice recovery  80.1 %
Milling recovery 72.9 %
Head rice recovery  65.2 %
Amylose content High
Gelatinization temperature Intermediate
1000 grain weight 23.7 g
Grain shape Intermediate Bold
Pericarp colour White
Bushel weight 21.0 kg
Buff colour presence  No

Reaction to Pest and Disease

BlastSusceptible
Bacterial Leaf BlightModerately Resistant / Moderately Resistant
Gall MidgeResistant 
Brown PlanthopperModerately Resistant