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Crop Name: Rice

National Code: NGOS-17-73

Variety Name: GAWAL R1

Original Name: CHAOTAN

Outstanding Characteristics: High yielding, and tolerance to blast disease. (10.4t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Lowland rainfed and irrigated ecologies

Origin/Source: Green Agriculture West Africa Limited

Developing Institute: Green Agriculture West Africa Limited

Breeder(s)/Collaborators: Zeng Mengtian, Li Tailong, Xu Guoxin, Wang Xuemin, Xu Yuanfang, Zhao Dule, Maji A.T and Bashir M.

Potential Yield (t/ha): 10.4

Year of Release: 2017

Year of Registration: 2017