Case study-Charissa and Keith Rixon-Tropical success for rice

Tropical success for rice

Far north Queensland rice growers share their experience of growing top yielding rice in the tropics. 

Grower: Charissa and Keith Rixon
Location: Tully, Queensland
Variety: Doongara
Sowing method: Direct drill
Layout: Rain-fed
System benefits: Good preparation, ready to plant on right soil moisture

Rice Extension, 2017