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FARO 63 (ART3-7L9P8-3-B- B-2-1)

Crop Name: Rice

National Code: NGOS-14-68

Variety Name: FARO 63

Original Name: ART3-7L9P8-3-B- B-2-1

Outstanding Characteristics: Early maturity and high yielding. (6.2t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Rainfed upland

Origin/Source: Africa Rice

Developing Institute: Africa Rice Centre and NCRI

Breeder(s)/Collaborators: M. Semon, A.T. Maji, B.O. Popoola, K.K. Orou, A.E. Stanley, C.A. Awe, O. Salami & Bashir Muhammad.

Potential Yield (t/ha): 6.2

Year of Release: 2014

Year of Registration: 2014