mountain rice


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Noun1.Mountain rice - valuable forage grass of dry upland areas and plains of western North America to northern Mexicomountain rice - valuable forage grass of dry upland areas and plains of western North America to northern Mexico
rice grass, ricegrass - any grass of the genus Oryzopsis
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We have wonderful varieties of artisanal rice: brown mountain rice, high-grade glutinous, long-grain black, red, and the purple pirurutong used for genuine puto bumbong (no food coloring).
He highlighted Filipino ingredients like Tinawon mountain red rice, malunggay, Sagada mountain rice, adlai and calamansi.
Improvements came by increasing land under cultivation, relying on technology to improve seeds and mountain rice production techniques, and by depending on smallholders rather than on large farming estates.
It is also engaged in the production of long grain white and yellow rice, as well as white basmati and jasmine varieties, and red mountain rice. Upon request, mixed cereals or whole-grain brown rice can be supplied.
Historically, they moved across the mountains methodically by slashing and burning, planting mountain rice, and staying while the soil remained fertile.