YRK5 growing guidelines

YRK5 is a tall ‘Japanese quality’ short grain variety that is similar in grain quality characteristics to Opus(PBR) but with shorter growth duration.

This document outlines yield potential, establishment vigour, sowing requirements, cold tolerance attributes, lodging potential and nitrogen management of YRK5.

Brian Dunn, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Primefact 1485, third edition, June 2018