Study tour of Japan, Canada and the USA (2001)

Batten, G Campbell, L 


This CRC report presents information on the study tour undertaken by Graeme Batten NSW DPI.  The study tour included visits to Aichi Prefectural Agriculture institute in Japan where he compared rice production techniques. The tour included a presentation of papers at the 9th International conference on Near Infrared Spectorcopy. A visit to McMaster university Ontario Canada and a the National small grains germplasm facility in Idaho where he learnt methods being used to identify nutrient efficient genotypes of rice corn and Barley with the overall trip to gather germplasm for the Australian rice industry.