1. Origin:
CNR 36 is the three line  hybrid rice variety, and was selected by Sichuan Agriculture University, China.  It was recognized as national rice variety by MARD in 2006.
Thai Binh Seed Joint Stock Corporation is the only authorized distributor in Vietnam.
2. Main Characteristics:
- Maturity: In the North of Vietnam, in Spring season is 130 -140 days, suitable for cultivating in Spring seaon.
- Good growth, strong productive tiller, tidy group. Straight leaves, good anti – falling.
- Good resistance to disease. resistence to leaf blast bacterial, leaf blight bacterial, good insensive farming, wide adaptability.
- Average yield reaches 7.0 – 8.0 MT/ha, good insensive farming can reach 8.5 – 9.5 MT/ha.
-  Slender and long grain, tight arrangement.