Case study-Les Gillespie-The rise of short grain rice

The rise of short-grain rice

Short-grain rice varieties offer premium prices and suit drill sowing rice systems. 

Grower: Les Gillespie
Location: Jerilderie
Variety: Koshihikari
Sowing method: Drill sowing
Layout: Bankless channel contour
System benefits: Premium price, compatible with drill sowing

Rice Extension, 2017