Visual Reference Library - Rice


R-2.7 Pecky Kernels Damage

A                         B                       C

Portion for Analysis: Not less than 25 grams


Whole or broken kernels damaged by insects or other means.


Illustration shows from left to right:

A. If the color intensity is equal to or greater than shown, the kernel is distinctly damaged.

B. If the damaged area is equal to or greater than the area shown, the color intensity will determine distinctly damaged.

C. Shows a stain spot.


Last updated October 2012