Variety Name -::- Sarathi


Released order no. :
Release date :
1983
Notifocation order no :
Notification date :
Sponsored by :
OUAT
Developing agency :
Rice Research Station , Bhubaneswar
Developed by :
Dr. H. K. Mohanty, Dr A.T. Ray and Dr S.R Das
Parentage & details of pedigree :
T 90/IR8 // W1263
Breeding method :
Closely resembling variety :
Area of adaptation :
Medium bold grains with transluscent white Kernel
Morphological character :
Semi-dwarf, photo-insentive with deep green short narrow erect leaves
Plant Height(cm) :
75-80
Maturity (Days) :
115-120
Reaction to major diseases :
Resistant to BLB , blast .
Reaction to major insect pest :
Resistant to gallmidge and green leaf hoppers.
Agronomic features
Reaction to abiotic stress :
Avg. yield in normal condition(Kg/ha) :
4000
Agency responsible for maintaining breeder seed :
OUAT
Recomended ecology :
Information on acceptability :
Specific recomendation :
Any other Information :
The variety is accepted for its early maturity high yield potential and high degree of resistance to gall midge also identified as the best entry in irrigated trials in Bangladesh, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, China and Egypt.