Weedy Rice

This is an important time to scout for Weedy Rice

This is an important time to scout for Weedy Rice

As heading continues in rice fields, this is a valuable time to keep an eye out for weedy rice.

Here’s a link to a blog from UCCE Rice Advisors that will help growers in the identification process. Advisors say in the last few weeks, they have received 10 suspect samples, two confirmed as weedy rice.

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Weedy Rice Survey – Your help is needed

Weedy Rice Survey – Your help is needed

From UCCE Rice Advisors Luis Espino and Whitney Brim-Deforest

Dear Rice Grower/Cooperator:

The University of California is conducting a survey of weedy rice infestation and rice production practices that may affect weedy rice persistence and infestation levels. READ MORE