Know your Rice!


Did you know that 40,000 different types of rice are grown around the world? At least 500 of these are grown in India alone.

Of these 90 types are grown in one state of Maharashtra.

Have you ever observed if there are different types of rice at your home?

Do your neighbours also eat a kind of rice different than what is used in your house?

Are all types of rice white in colour? What nutrients does rice contain? Does the rice grain obtained from the rice plant look like the rice grains in your house?

Let’s find out…

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