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         Black Rice in India

 ✓ People in more than a hundred countries out of one hundred and ninety-five countries in the world cultivate rice.  

✓ Rice is a very important food crop.  People in major rice-growing countries use it in socio-cultural aspects.  

✓ Rice is the second most consumed food in the world.  While China tops the list in rice cultivation, India ranks second.  

✓ It is followed by Indonesia, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Myanmar and Thailand.  In India, rice is widely grown in West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh and Orissa. 

Black Rice
Black Rice

 Colorful rice: -

Due to the presence of pigment, rice is available in different colors.  Rice is available in four varieties depending on the color of the endosperm.  

1. White rice 

2. Brown rice (brown rice) 

3. Red rice 

4. Black rice 

Of these four, white rice is the one we use the most.  But in terms of nutrition, white rice is worse than anything else.  Because some part of it loses energy through milling, polishing,. 

 Role of anthocyanins: -

✓ Anthocyanins have nutritional and health benefits.  Fertilized beauty skin of black rice is proven to contain beneficial anthocyanins

✓ Anthocyanins Saniden-3-glucoseide turns rice into black and this is called black rice. This black rice has high nutrients.

 ✓ This rice is said that the emperors have eaten for longevity. Therefore the black rice is called the purple rice, prohibited rice, heavenly rice and the rice of the kingdom, rice and reward rice.

 ✓ It is said that it is used to eat in special occasions. These black rice recommended Chinese China for the elderly.

 ✓ The black rice is also in China from the Chinese dynasty period. It's also known as a fortune rice. Because people believe that the black rice consumes to live for a long time, the ability to heal most diseases. 

Countries that are cultivated: - 

This black rice cultivation is mostly in Asia. 1.China, 




5.Thai Land,

6. Indonesia, are planted in the Philippines.

Black rice in India:-

✓ Great health wealth is no more than black rice. In India, the black rice type is "Chakhao Amubi" in Manipur(Chakhao means tasty)

✓ Amubi means (black) delicious black rice. 

✓ In Odisha it is known as 'Kalabatti' (Kala means black, Batti means rice).

✓ In Tamil Nadu it is cultivated under the name 'Karuppu Kavuni'

✓ Farmers in the state of Assam have started cultivating this black rice and are getting high yields.

Black rice cultivation methods:-

No special techniques are required for black rice cultivation.
This black rice can be grown in the same way as white rice in general. This black rice is more profitable if grown organically in a natural environment to maintain quality.

Benefits of black rice:- 

✓ Having good nutritional value is good for health. Black rice contains important amino acids such as lysine and tryptophan. 

✓ It is rich in vitamins such as vitamin B1, vitamin B2, folic acid, minerals including iron, zinc, calcium, phosphorus and selenium. Black rice is high in antioxidants, protein and fiber

✓ According to research from the University of Louisiana in the United States, this black rice contains mineral values ​​such as vitamin-E, niacin, calcium, magnesium, iron and zinc.
✓ Medical experts say that the anthocyanins in rice can help fight cancer. 

✓ High in antioxidants, it boosts the immune system. 

✓ Black Rice contains two to three grams of fiber. Controls diabetes. 

✓ Reducing the level of insulin in the body reduces the problem of obesity.

 ✓ Cure eye diseases. The risk of heart disease is low. 

✓ Applying this rice porridge on the scalp will make the hair look strong and beautiful.

✓ Scientists say that applying porridge on the face can cure pimples.

✓  Tolerates mosquito and smoke rot. Tolerates heavy rains.

 ✓ The crop should not be ground. Organic farming costs less and yields more.

 According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (UADA) the nutrients in 100 grams of dark rice are: 

  1. Iron-2.4 milligrams, 
  2. amylose-8.27 percent, 
  3. calcium-24.06 milligrams, 
  4. magnesium 58-46 milligrams,
  5.  anthocyanins - 69-74 mg, 
  6. Vitamin-E, Calories-323 g, 
  7. Peach-49 g, 
  8. Carbohydrates-34. 1  - 0.05,
  9. Antioxidants - 188 ppm, 
  10. fats - 2+ 0.06, 
  11. tocopherol - 12.54 mg
  12.  thiamine -0.46 10,082 mg,
  13.  riboflavin-0, 103 10,04 mg,
  14.  zinc - 3,1610.06 mg, 
  15. lipids - 3 g, 
  16. glycemic index - <50-56

Types of black rice: -

Black Japanese rice: -

This type of rice is a mixture of small and medium grains that have a earthy aroma and a mild sweet taste.

Black glutinous rice: -

Also known as 'black sticky rice'. This type of grain is thin in size and has an adhesive texture. Cereals are uneven in color. They are commonly used in Asian desserts.

 Italian black rice: -

These are tall, Chinese black rice, with a good buttery aroma similar to both Italian rice, 

Thai black jasmine rice:-

 Originally from Thailand. The grain is of medium size. It is a blend of Chinese black rice and Thai jasmine rice. Has a slight floral odor.

  Varieties of black rice in Telugu states        Organic cultivation Method

 ● Kaalabatti:-
 ✓ Rice appears black in color. After cooking the rice turns dark purple. Has good aroma and high nutritional value. New grains are sown in June-July for cultivation.

✓ Ploughing should be done in the first ditch after two months of vegetative growth and seed stage. Two days before ploughing the natural solid Fertilizer rate was 300 350 kg per acre. Should be applied 

✓ The seedlings should be drained. The seedlings should be sown at the rate of 25 cm per seedling above 10-15 tillers.

✓ Natural Liquid Fertilizer should be applied at the rate of 200 liters per acre for 10 days after transplanting 5 times every 10 days during harvest. 

✓ Fifty days later, spray Dashaparni KashaYum to get rid of worms.  Make sure the water is not stored for too long.  Three kg of seed per acre is sufficient.

✓ At the stage of pouring nut milk, cow dung, urine and anise solution should be squeezed.  Spray per acre requires 200 gm of manure, 10 liters of cow urine, 5 kg of cow dung and 200 gms of lime.  

✓ Manure, urine and dry lime should be stored for 4 days.  Before spraying, the anchovies should be dissolved in hot water and sprayed together with this solution.  This will protect the crop from mosquitoes. 

✓ Sour buttermilk should be prepared in the same way.  Sprinkle 5 liters of cow yoghurt per acre in 25 liters of water, ferment for five days and spray per acre to increase milk yield per seed. 
Harvest period is 145 days.

✓ The cost per acre would be ten thousand.  Comes with 25 bags, 20 quintals per acre.  Kg seed Rs.  Selling for 100.

 Due to the high height of the crop, strong winds in the panicle stage can cause the pie to fall. 

BPT 2841 Type: -

✓ Can be cultivated in all types of lands.  But if you forget, the rice will turn black.  Due to the short cropping season, it can be harvested during Kharif and Rabi seasons.  

✓ The Crops grows a little taller.  But the bulbs are firm.  Does not fall.  Mosquito is resistant to smoke rot.  The height increases greatly.  High grass comes in handy.  

✓ Panicle is very tall and has 300-350 seeds.  The seeds are of medium type.  Yield is 30-35 bags per acre.  It is good to eat as raw rice.

✓ Raw rice takes some time to cook. 

✓ Two percent polishes and boils quickly.

✓ The market price of black rice is two to three times higher than other types of rice.

✓ The market sells 200-300 kg of rice.

✓ This black rice was once eaten only by the royal family in China at Rs.1000-7000 per quintal.

✓ Gradually this rice was also cultivated in India.

✓ Most prevalent in the northeastern states of the country.  Due to its medicinal properties and high nutrients, black rice is in high demand in foreign countries.

 ✓ Increasing the area under production of high quality seeds, awareness among the people, cultivars and benefits, if explained, will increase the acreage of black paddy cultivation and reap higher profits.