BRSMG Alterosa: Rice cultivar for lowland cultivation in Minas Gerais

Plínio César Soares, Moizés de Sousa Reis, Vanda Maria de Oliveira Cornélio, Paula Pereira Torga, Francisco Pereira Moura Filho, Priscila Zaczuk Bassinello, Aurinelza Batista Teixeira Condé
2019 Crop Breeding and Applied Biotechnology  
The lowland rice breeding program, developed in Minas Gerais state, has as basic objective to release new commercial cultivars. In this way, this program is making available a new cultivar named BRSMG Alterosa, which has as main characteristics: high grain yield, high tillering, medium cicle, diseases tolerance and high grain quality. It was recommended in 2017.
doi:10.1590/1984-70332019v19n4c65 fatcat:2tx4ktajqngv5fsuhmwjtx6xdm