Have I enough water to finish my rice crop

Monthly water budgets to compare crop water requirements and available allocations are very important. If crop needs are likely to exceed supply then decisions about buying extra water or reducing the area of rice by draining must be made. The information below can help rice growers calculate their water needs and compare this with available supplies. 

Rachael Whitworth, Primefact 406 NSW Department of Primary Industries, November 2006