A survey of NIR Tissue Tests users. (March 1992)

Batten, G Blackney, A Ciavarella, S Sharman, J Hansen, C


This IREC Farmers Newsletter article presents the results of a survey undertaken by rice growers following the 1991 rice growing season. 668 farmers who use the NIR tissue testing service were surveyed and this article present the result of the survey. The article includes survey responses, types of questions and answers asked and given. It concludes with comments in regards to the survey stating that 177 comments offered by the growers 173 were favourable and constructive. The article also stated that growers appreciated the service and the valuable information it provided.