Leaves infected with sheath blight senesce or dry out and die more rapidly. Young tillers can also be destroyed
Sheath rot reduces grain yield by retarding or aborting panicle emergence, and producing unfilled seeds and sterile panicles. It also affects grain quality
Golden apple snails eat young rice plants and they cut the rice stem at the base, destroying the whole plant
When soil experience crusting, the germinating seeds are unable to break the crust.
Soils that are too soft have poor crop emergence and poor stand establishment.
Stem borers can destroy rice at any stage of the plant from seedling to maturity
Stem rot leads to formation of lesions and production of chalky grains and unfilled panicles
Rice tungro disease is caused by two viruses and transmitted by leafhoppers. It is one of the most destructive diseases of rice in South and Southeast Asia
In large numbers, zigzag leafhoppers can transmit viral diseases such as rice tungro, dwarf, and orange leaf viruses
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IRRI Rice Quality Assessment Kit
Leaf Color Chart
IRRI Moisture Meter
Measuring moisture content in milling
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