Taraori Basmati HBC-19 is a landmark Basmati rice variety having great popularity in Taraori local agricultural region. This Basmati rice variety having Basmati quality traits Introgression from traditional Basmati Rice PB-370, PB 386. PB 370, PB 386 is the oldest basmati rice variety cultivated since 1933. While Taraori Basmati HBC-19 is created in 1996. Name of this rice variety is on the name of a small city having Asia’s largest grain market. In 1970, Taraori is the first market where trading and export of Basmati variety was initiated by some Gujarati Business Tycoon.
Seed & Agricultural Details: It’s seed to seed maturity of only 160 days and average yield of 1.9 Metric Tonne per hectare. HBC-19 is a semi-dwarf Basmati rice variety with short structure and weak stem; owing to its slow maturity, cultivation of HBC-19 can help saving up to 2-3 irrigation leads to 15% saving of irrigation water. Non-shattering at maturity; non-lodging habit due to A noticeable require large quantity of ground water would get saved by farmers. Plant height ranging from 160-170 cm.
Cultivation: Due to it’s long weak stem it might fall during light raining. Therefore, it does may lodge. It take 160 to 170 days for seed to seed maturity, Which is short duration for Basmati-386 rice variety maturities. Because of shorter duration, Its economical in the of cost of agricultural inputs leads to a result in higher cropping intensity leading to highest economic gains to the farmers. This variety produces almost half biomass due to height of 170cm and thus will reduce environmental pollution due to burning of paddy straw. This variety has given yield in the range of 1.9 to 2.20 Metric Tonne in large scale plantation growing regions of Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Utter Pradesh.
Milling & Furnishing: After drying, de-husking & polishing the Paddy grain. It might give a 79% to 85% yield including broken grain. It’s rice grains have more length & thickness then PB-386, While the grain whiteness is Best. Genotype posses aromatic extra long grains of 7.30mm to 7.40mm with very occasional grain chakiness with a very good grain length after cooking 23.00 mm.
About Market: HBC-19 is edequate demanded by domestic and international market. Due to natural arome its is mostly used to cook Pilaf. Long Grain rice are used mostly in marriges, party and on special occasions. While some people eat this rice regularly as its market price is highest then other long grain rice like , PB-1509, PB-1121 PB-1401.
Since 1969, We are serving major Basmati supplier of Taraori, Nising , Cheeka, Karnal, Delhi and earned a reputation in market of domestic supplier to exporters. At the most Basmati Rice supplier of Haryana know us as Ballia Dalal of Taraori Mandi. karnal. We also give customized packing option to our client at their willing quality specifications.