Image of rice grains, grown by J. Takasuka, Tyntynder West, near Swan Hill.
This forms a small, but signficant, collection relating to the first rice grown in Australia by Jo Takasuka. This collection includes two postcards and rice samples.
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Takasuka rice (syn. Kahai) grown during the 1915/16 season at Tyntynder West, Swan Hill by rice breeder J. Takasuka.
Black and white photograph.
Photograph, Black & White
Handwritten in black pencil on back: "Registration no.009517 / Rice bred and grown by Mr J. Takasuka / Magnification X5 times".
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