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FARO-54 (WAB 189-B-B-B-8-HB)

Crop Name: Rice

National Code: NGOS-03-54

Variety Name: FARO-54

Original Name: WAB 189-B-B-B-8-HB

Outstanding Characteristics: High yield, early maturing good weed competiveness and drought tolerant.

Agroecological Zones: Northern and Southern Guinea Savanna, Sudan Savanna

Origin/Source: WARDA, Bouake

Developing Institute: NCRI, Baadeggi

Breeder(s)/Collaborators: M.P. Jones/NCRI Rice Programme

Potential Yield (t/ha):

Year of Release: 2003

Year of Registration: 2003