Chalk in medium- grain in 1996/97 (1998)

Battan, G


This IREC Farmer Newsletter article presents information on the RIRDC funded project DAN 147A that was investigating chalk in medium grain. The article presents information on starch accumulation during grain filling in rice, the implication of chalkiness in under fertilized rice crops, early drainage. The article also presents information of the future of the project and further studies into chalk in rice.