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Rice Milling: Paano Nagiging Bigas ang Palay

Rice Milling: Paano Nagiging Bigas ang Palay

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Students are always asking what is the English of Palay and the answer is always rice. But when they ask "What is the English of Kanin", they are confused to hear the same answer - rice. So, if we translate "Paano nagiging bigas ang palay" into English, it would sound like "How rice becomes rice", which sounds ridiculous right? Anyway, if you have some confusion, continue reading because, in this article, we are going to discuss how rice is produced. To avoid confusion, we will use the following terms: Palay - dehusked rice grain, unmilled, straight from ricefield or farm Rice - milled, rice grain ready for cooking Rice comes from the grass called Oryza sativa. Since we are familiar with rice and palay, you may ask, how does palay become rice? The palay goes through three ...