Michigan Grown Staple Crop Seeds that Fit Your Plant-based Nutritional Goals

Primanychskij Upland Rice

Great Lakes Staple Seeds


Regular price $5.00
Primanychskij Upland Rice with heavy looking seed heads
Primanychskij Upland Rice looking ready to harvest
Primanychskij Upland Rice Seeds

(Oryza sativa); Upland variety; Awned;

Russian cultivar Primanychskij produces large, brown rice kernels that have short awns. Its plants reach 4 feet and tiller productively. Primanychskij's height increases its potential to lodge during grain fill.

Our seed stock came from John Scherck of Sherck Seeds.

John's culinary assessment of Primanychskij:

"I dehulled 460 grams of Primanychskij which yielded 344 grams of rice (2 cups worth). Next I pearled the rice (removing 90% of the bran) using a Japanese kitchen top pearling machine. I cooked the rice up as as regular rice (not as sticky) and the result was delicious. This variety is likely more of a “medium grain” type as it was semi-sticky but held its shape. I utilized the rice the second day as “fried rice”. The result was excellent."

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