1692 Rice is a Advance line of 1509 rice. 1692 production is high then 1509 and deceases are 0%.
Pusa Basmati 1692 Paddy Seeds. Brand: Mana Velugu Vintage Farmers. Best sowing sowing period is after June 15th and before July 15th for Karif season and Jan 15th to Feb 15th for Rabi season.
Specialty of Pusa Basmati 1692 variety:
It is the first early maturing Basmati rice variety.
Seed to seed maturity of 115-120 days.
Average yield of 4.25 to 6.5 tonne/ hectare . It’s a semi-dwarf (95-100 cm).
Plant height range from 95 - 100 cm.
shortest duration for any Basmati rice variety released so far.
Seed treatment of Nitric (watch YouTube for Paddy nitric treatment for germination) is necessary before sowing.
Organic way of treatment.
Wash seeds with water. Make slurry of cow dung and cow urine .Mix seeds in slurry and rub seeds with hands just to coat them with thin slurry layer.
Make a cloth pouch or bag and place coated seeds in it and tie it properly.Maintain moisture of bag by sprinking water on it when required . When seeds got germinated ,they are ready for sowing.
Make nursery bed and sow germinated seeds in that. After 25 days transplant seedlings.
Pusa Basmati 1692 is an early maturing Basmati rice variety with a seed to seed maturity of 110-115 days with a very high yield. Owing to its early maturity it can help timely harvest of paddy crop in the Basmati growing region, which can help providing sufficient time for after-harvest operations. Timely clearing of fields will also help in reducing the environmental pollution and help in timely sowing of the succeeding wheat crop in the Basmati GI area.
Salient Feature: The Average yield is around 20.0 to 24.0 q/acre and 5 kg seed is sufficient for per acre of transplantation.