rice disease

rice dis·ease

beriberi, the original outbreaks of which were caused by feeding people rice from which the husks had been removed (polished rice), which decreased the vitamin B1 content of the rice.

rice dis·ease

(rīs di-zēz)
Beriberi; its original outbreaks were caused by feeding people dehusked rice, which decreased rice's vitamin B1 content.
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The city agriculture office here is seeking the help of the Department of Agriculture (DA) to provide assistance to rice farmers affected by rice disease called hopper burn.
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Colleen Hefferan of the CSREES said the project would provide genomics-based tools that can be used by conventional plant breeders and others to develop better rice varieties, specifically by increasing rice milling yield and resistance to sheath blight, a major rice disease.
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A receptor kinase-like protein encoded by the rice disease resistance gene.
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