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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Reminder: Your help is requested for Weedy Rice Survey

Reminder: Your help is requested for Weedy Rice Survey

From Whitney Brim-DeForest and Luis Espino, Rice Farming Systems Advisors
University of California Cooperative Extension

Dear Rice Grower/Cooperator,

Within the last few weeks, a questionnaire was mailed and e-mailed to you because your operation was selected to help in a study of rice production practices in California and their effects on weedy rice infestations. READ MORE