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Visual Reference Library - Rice
 R-2.7 Pecky Kernels Damage

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Portion for Analysis: Not less than 25 grams


Whole or broken kernels damaged by insects or other means.


Illustration shows from left to right:

  • If the color intensity is equal to or greater than shown, the kernel is distinctly damaged.
  • If the damaged area is equal to or greater than the area shown, the color intensity will determine distinctly damaged.
  • Shows a stain spot.

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Last updated October 2012