Sector Report

Has very favorable climatic conditions in our country in terms of total production. Irrigation water as long as the rice can be grown in all regions of the country. There are around a total of 150 rice mill in Turkey. Rice plant in the country’s demand exceeds installed capacity of 150.
Developed in recent years and continue to increase paddy cultivation in Turkey. Area 58 thousands ha in 2000 to 350 thousands of seed production and 6.04 ton/ha yields were obtained at, 944.000 hectares in 2011, 900.000 tonnes seed production were obtained in the field. Rice cultivation, production and there is a substantial increase in yield.
Turkey’s Rice Production ( 2007 – 2011 ) 


Rice Production

( Tonnes )

2007

389.000

2008

452.000

2009

450.000

2010

                                 516.000

2011

540.000

Turkey’s paddy import (  2007 – 2011 )


Import

( Tonnes )

2007

5.566

2008

45.307

2009

63.202

2010

                                 409.199

2011

277.083

Turkey’s rice import (  2007 – 2011 )


Rice Import

( Tonnes )

2007

184.908

2008

179.603

2009

158.334

2010

                                  125.641

2011

41.011

The following table according to calendar year direct costs and values are given in the rice export. As can be seen, esports have shown a siginificant increase in the last 5 years.


Rice Export

( Tonnes )

2007

954

2008

7.702

2009

19.796

2010

                                  51.050

2011

90.061

Osmancık 97
Origin: ROCCA X EUROPA
Breeder: Thrace Agricultural Research Instituted Edirne,  TURKEY.
Maturity Day: 130-135.
Plant Height: 100 cm
Lodging Resistance: Resistant and suitable for combine harvesting.
GROWING CHARACTERISTICS:
Sowing Rate (Seed kg/ha) : 180-200
Fertilizer Rate: 180 kg N and 80 kg P per ha.
RESİSTANCE TO DISEASES
Blast (Pyricularia oryza): Medium resistant
Foot Rot Disease (Fusarium monilifforme): Resistant.
QUALITY CHARACTERISTICS:
Total Milled Rice (%): 72
Head Rice (%): 65-68.
Brown Rice Length: 6.4 mm
Brown Rice Width 2.9  mm
1000 Grain Weight: 33-34
1000 Grain Weight: 24-26
Appearance of Milled Grain: Translucent
Yield Potential: 9-10 t/ha

BALDO

Origin: BONNİ X SHİNEİ
Breeder: Thrace Agricultural Research Institute Edirne,  TURKEY.
Maturity Day: 125-130
Plant Height: 105 cm
Lodging Resistance: No Resistant to lodging. .
GROWING CHARACTERISTICS:
Sowing Rate (Seed kg/ha) : 200
Fertilizer Rate: 160 kg N and 80 kg P per ha.
RESİSTANCE TO DISEASE
Blast (Pyricularia oryza): Susceptible to blast
Foot Rot Disease (Fusarium monilifforme): Medium resistant. to foot rot disease.
QUALITY CHARACTERISTICS:
Total Milled Rice (%): 70
Head Rice (%): 60
Brown Rice Length: 7.2 mm
Brown Rice Width : 3.0  mm
1000 Grain Weight of Paddy Rice: 40
1000 Grain Weight of Milled Rice: 31-32
Appearance of Milled Grain: Translucent
Yield Potential: 8.5 t/ha