Rice Varieties

Panankattu Kudaivazhai

Background

It is widely cultivated in Periyakuthagai and Kadinelvayal areas of Nagapattinam district.

Special Features

This variety is suitable for cultivation in coastal saline soil.

Nutritional Properties

This variety is rich in iron, calcium and zinc (2.08mg/100g)

Therapeutic Properties

Its rice bran mixed with Nattu chakkarai (local jaggery) is used for curing chest pain.

Suggested Dishes

It is ideal for making super soft idlis.

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Seasons

It is normally 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 bold

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Crop duration

120 days

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Adopt this Rice

INR 15,000

Background

It is widely cultivated in Periyakuthagai and Kadinelvayal areas of Nagapattinam district.

Special Features

This variety is suitable for cultivation in coastal saline soil.

Nutritional Properties

This variety is rich in iron, calcium and zinc (2.08mg/100g)

Therapeutic Properties

Its rice bran mixed with Nattu chakkarai (local jaggery) is used for curing chest pain.

Suggested Dishes

It is ideal for making super soft idlis.

Background

It is widely cultivated in Periyakuthagai and Kadinelvayal areas of Nagapattinam district.

Special Features

This variety is suitable for cultivation in coastal saline soil.

Nutritional Properties

This variety is rich in iron, calcium and zinc (2.08mg/100g)

Therapeutic Properties

Its rice bran mixed with Nattu chakkarai (local jaggery) is used for curing chest pain.

Suggested Dishes

It is ideal for making super soft idlis.

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.

Other Rice Varieties

Vellai Kuruvikaar

Anandanoor Samba

Soolaikuruvai

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