Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Rice

Rice is a kind of corn. It is our main food. We get it from rice plants. Rice plant is a kind of grass.
Where Grown: 
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Rice grows well in moist climate. It grows well in Bangladesh. It also grows in india, Pakistan,China, Burma, Japan,and some other counters of the world.

Kinds of rice/varieties:
In Bangladesh there are three kinds of rice called Aus,aman and Boro, There is another kind ofrice called Irri.
Time of sowing and harvested in July. Aman is sown in the rainy season and harvested in winter. Boro is cultivation in pous and harvested in  March and April Irri is grown all the year round.
How Grown:
The cultivation of rice requires tilling lands. At first the farmers plough the lands several time and harrow themwell. Then they sowq seeds. Soon little plants come out The field is weeded and manured severl times. Paddy ripens in about four months, The it is harvested.
How harvested:
After harvesting the paddy, The grains are separated from the stalks, The grains are then boiled and dried in the sun. The dried paddy is called billed rice. If we get rice without boiling the grains then it is called atap rice.
Importance:
Rice is the  most importance food-grain of Bangladesh. It is our staple food. Many kinds of cakes are made from it. Chira,Muri, Khai, etc. are prepared from it. The straw of paddy is used as fodder. It is also used in making paper and for goofing houses. rice is our main food. Bur the production of fice inour country is not sufficient to meet our demand. SO we should try to increase the production of rice.

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