Rice Varieties

Kaliyan Samba

Background

The word “Kaliyan” means a person who is hungry. This variety of rice is highly suitable for feeding hungry people since it is very satiating. Samba is the season of cultivation. Hence the name is Kaliyan Samba

Special Features

This variety is grown in areas prone to water logging and low-lying areas. It is highly resistant to pests and diseases.

Nutritional Properties

It is high in protein content (9.79 g/100g).
It is also very high in calcium (45.10 mg/100g).

Suggested Dishes

The rice of this variety is extremely suitable for making idly, puttu and dosa.

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Seasons

It is cultivated during Samba (July 15th to January 14th)

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Color and Quality of Rice

The rice is red in colour which is of coarse quality.

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Crop duration

160 days

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Adopt this Rice

INR 15,000

Background

The word “Kaliyan” means a person who is hungry. This variety of rice is highly suitable for feeding hungry people since it is very satiating. Samba is the season of cultivation. Hence the name is Kaliyan Samba

Special Features

This variety is grown in areas prone to water logging and low-lying areas. It is highly resistant to pests and diseases.

Nutritional Properties

It is high in protein content (9.79 g/100g).
It is also very high in calcium (45.10 mg/100g).

Suggested Dishes

The rice of this variety is extremely suitable for making idly, puttu and dosa.

Background

The word “Kaliyan” means a person who is hungry. This variety of rice is highly suitable for feeding hungry people since it is very satiating. Samba is the season of cultivation. Hence the name is Kaliyan Samba

Special Features

This variety is grown in areas prone to water logging and low-lying areas. It is highly resistant to pests and diseases.

Nutritional Properties

It is high in protein content (9.79 g/100g).
It is also very high in calcium (45.10 mg/100g).

Suggested Dishes

The rice of this variety is extremely suitable for making idly, puttu and dosa.

Donor

In case you want to purchase Traditional rices for your own household use you can consider buying from Sempulam who is partnering with us.

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