Southeast Dept. of Agriculture, MRRMC Announce New MM17 Rice Breed

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Dec. 5, 2018 – Researchers in Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Agriculture along with the Missouri Rice Research and Merchandising Council (MRRMC) have announced a new rice variety bred in southeast Missouri now available to growers for the coming season. “MM17” is a semi-dwarf, mid-season, medium grain variety with excellent yield […]

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Remote Sensing Rice for Production Decision-Making

The Missouri Rice Research and Merchandising Council, in cooperation with Southeast Missouri State University, is investigating unmanned aerial vehicles equipped with remote sensing cameras for use in assessing rice performance with the aim of providing real-time production decision management. Photo 1 shows field-long row rice plots with different varieties to evaluate variety performance. The different […]

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