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FARO-56 (NERICA 2 WAB450-11-1-P31-HB)

Crop Name: Rice

National Code: NGOS-03-56

Variety Name: FARO-56

Original Name: NERICA 2 WAB450-11-1-P31-HB

Outstanding Characteristics: Early maturity, high yielding, tolerant to drought, weed competitiveness, more grain/panicles.

Agroecological Zones:

Origin/Source: WARDA, Bouake

Developing Institute: WARDA, NCRI, Badeggi

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

Potential Yield (t/ha):

Year of Release: 2005

Year of Registration: 2005