It is a weed in commercial rice crops by contaminating and reducing the value of the crop. It is not present in rice growing regions of NSW and Vic.
Contact your local council weeds officer for control advice for
Red rice (Oryza rufipogon).
The content provided here is for information purposes only and is taken from the Noxious Weeds (Weed Control) Order 2014
published in the NSW Government Gazette, detailing weeds declared noxious in New South Wales, Australia, under the Noxious Weeds Act 1993
. The Order lists the weed names, the control class and the control requirements for each species declared in a Local Control Authority area.
All of NSW
The requirements in the Noxious Weeds Act 1993 for a notifiable weed must be complied with
For technical advice and assistance with identification please contact
your local council weeds officer
For further information call the NSW Invasive Plants and Animals Enquiry Line
on 1800 680 244
or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org