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FARO 65 (ART16-5-9-22-3-B- B-2)

Crop Name: Rice

National Code: NGOS-15-70

Variety Name: FARO 65

Original Name: ART16-5-9-22-3-B- B-2

Outstanding Characteristics: Early maturing, high yielding and drought tolerance. (6.4t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Rainfed upland

Origin/Source: Africa Rice

Developing Institute: Africa Rice Centre and NCRI

Breeder(s)/Collaborators: Semon M., Maji A. T., Popoola B. O., Orou K. K., Stanley A. E., Nwilene F.E., Togola A., Claudius - Cole A.O., Awe, C.A.,Salami O., Muhammad B., Oyetunji O.E., and Salam A.

Potential Yield (t/ha): 6.4

Year of Release: 2015

Year of Registration: 2015