Kala Namak Paddy Seeds


Weight: 500g


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About Kala Namak:

  • Kalanamak, a traditional variety of paddy with a black husk and a strong fragrance, which is considered a gift from Lord Buddha to the people of the Sravasti when he visited the region after enlightenment, is all set to get a new look and name.
  • This type of rice, known as Black Salt Kiran, with a yield of up to 22 quintals per acre.
  • Although this particular rice variety lacks sugar, it is packed with minerals including protein, iron, and zinc. In comparison to other varieties, this has four times as much zinc, three times as much iron, and two times as much protein
  • For farmers, this unique kind of rice might be quite advantageous. Its cost is really higher than that of Basmati rice.
  • 11 districts in Purvanchal region of Uttar Pradesh have received GI tags.
  • Kala Namak paddy is often cultivated without the use of pesticides, making it a healthier and safer option for consumption.
Duration 140-145 days
Average height of the crop 90-100 cm
Maximum height of the crop 120 cm
Number of grains per ear head160-170
Yield of grain 1,800-2,200 Kgs/acre
Yield of straw 4,000-5,000 Kgs/acre
1000 grain weight 21-25 grams
Cultivation SeasonJune to November
Rice Color White
Characteristic chart of Kala Namak paddy

Note: The information above may change based on a number of factors, including location, climate, soil characteristics, farming techniques, and other aspects.

The seeds are processed and stored by traditional preservation methods and will contain dried leaves of some herbs.

Kala Namak Paddy Seeds