Rice cereal quality


To deliver new and improved varieties for Australian rice growers, Industry and Investment NSW (I&I NSW) supports a Rice Breeding Program and the Quality Evaluation Program to ensure that released varieties are of superior agronomic and grain quality, and therefore commercially viable.

This Primefact explains:

  • how new varieties are developed
  • physical quality assessments
  • cooking quality assessments
  • summary of current Australian varieties
  • current research directions.


Primefact 908 First Edition

Published: 01 Sep 2009