Brillante INIA, a new rice variety with long and translucent grain

José Roberto Alvarado A.1, Santiago Hernaiz L., Andrés Gomez T. y Fernando Saavedra B.

Brillante INIA is a rice variety released from a eross made at Quilamapu Regional Research Center in 1977. It is a rice with long and translucent grain, with a length/width ratio of 2,9. It is semi-late variety, with good industrial quality and low gelatinization temperature.

Keywords: rice, quality, Chile.
1 Centro Regional de Investigación Quilamapu (INIA), Casilla 426, Chillán, Chile.