10 REASONS TO CHOOSE “RISO A RESIDUO ZERO” (RESIDUE-FREE RICE) FROM RISOINFIORE

  1. IT IS A UNIQUE RICE THAT IS FREE FROM ANY TRACE OF PHYTOSANITARY PRODUCTS, SUCH AS PESTICIDES OR HERBICIDES.
  2. IT IS CERTIFIED BY FULL MULTIRESIDUE ANALYSIS (ATTACHED) IN LINE WITH REGULATIONS (app. 5 to the Italian Ministerial Decree of 27/08/2004 and subsequent amendments).
  3. IT IS FULLY TRACEABLE FROM FIELD TO PACKAGE, MEANING YOU CAN TRUST EVERY LINK OF THE CHAIN OF PRODUCTION AND BE SURE THAT THE PRODUCT HAS BEEN PROCESSED ENTIRELY WITHIN ITALY.
  4. PROCESSED USING A SINGLE POLISHING PHASE, IT RETAINS UP TO 80% OF THE GERM.
  5. EVERY GRAIN OF GLORIA LONG-GRAIN RICE CONTAINS A HARD “PEARL” OF STARCH, WHICH PROVIDES “BITE” WHEN COOKED.
  6. IT HOLDS ITS SHAPE AND TEXTURE DURING COOKING.
  7. IT SMELLS AND TASTES THE WAY RICE USED TO.
  8. PROCESSED AS A SEMI-WHOLEMEAL RICE, IT IS HIGHLY NUTRITIOUS AND PROVIDES A RICH SOURCE OF FIRST-CLASS PROTEINS AND FIBRE (+ 80%).
  9. “RISO A RESIDUO ZERO” (RESIDUE-FREE RICE) IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK.
  10. IT HAS BEEN FARMED USING THE METHODS OF SUSTAINABLE AND CONSERVATION AGRICULTURE, INCLUDING THE USE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY. PLUS, IT HAS BEEN DRIED USING A “GENTLE” DRYING PROCESS.

ABOUT US

Paola Fiore established the farming company that shares her name in the heart of the Bassa Vercellese, the area of low-lying plains close to the city of Vercelli. A real family business, it receives practical assistance from the Adolfo Barbonaglia company, which belongs to Paola’s husband and has worked exclusively in the rice-cultivation sector for three generations.

OUR METHODS

The company has always been quick to adopt new technology in the interests of improving the quality of the end product, from GPS navigation systems to a terrain and production mapping system that helps optimise the use of fertilisers and seed crops.

RESIDUE-FREE RICE

Our Gloria variety long-grain rice is certified “A RESIDUO ZERO” – i.e. “RESIDUE-FREE”, which means that it has undergone full multiresidue analysis and has been found to be FREE FROM ANY TRACE OF PHYTOSANITARY PRODUCTS. The Gloria variety of long-grain rice (semi-dwarf early long A) is characterised by a low percentage of defective grains.