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Visual Reference Library - Rice
 R-2.2 Lightly Stained (Not Damage)

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Portion for Analysis: Not less than 25 grams


Whole or broken kernels of rice that are not damaged, but have a light discoloration (STAIN) equal to or greater than shown on top kernel. There is no minimum coverage requirement.


Illustration shows from left to right:

  • Lightly stained kernel.
  • Unstained kernel.


CERTIFICATION: This lot contains ___% lightly stained kernels. Lightly stained kernels are not considered damaged and are not in the damage results.

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Last updated July 2012