Cultural Practices
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Drill Calibration
no till drill

A series of slides on the method used to correctly calibrate a drill for rice planting.

Parts of Mature Rice Kernel
mature rice kernel dissected

The mature rice kernel or grain is made up of several parts.

Stages of Growth Before Heading in Rice
water-seeded rice seeds germinating

A series of photographs depicting key growth stages in the development of rice before heading. Some of these are important in rice managment.

A General Guide for Using Salt Water on Rice
Salt water can become a problem in rice production, especially in some areas in dry years. This table can be used as a guide for tolerance of rice to salt water.

Long, Medium and Short Grain Types
long, medium and short rough rice grains
Here's a photograph of long, medium and short rice grains with an explanation of how the classes are determined.