Selan Samba Rice
Selam Samba is a sub species of Samba rice. They are usually grown after the harvesting of Kuruvai variety and are also longer in duration of growth before harvest.
Considered a best alternative for White Ponni rice.
According to a study on Quality analysis of traditional Organic Asian rice varieties done by School of Food Science, MOP Vaishnav college for Women-
Selam Samba is considered to be a more suitable rice for consumption among traditional varieties.
The parameters observed were higher nutrient content and soft and non waxy cooked rice with medium amylose content ideal of cooking.
It is a perfect start to switch over to normal rice by using Selam Samba from Ponni.