A series of slides on the method used to correctly calibrate a drill for rice planting.
The mature rice kernel or grain is made up of several parts.
A series of photographs depicting key growth stages in the development of rice before heading. Some of these are important in rice managment.
Here's a photograph of long, medium and short rice grains with an explanation of how the classes are determined.
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.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture