Gelia Castillo's Blog
In 1999, Gelia T. Castillo was conferred the rank and title of National Scientist by the President of the Philippines and is professor emeritus at the University of the Philippines Los Baños. All her professional life, she has been guided by the precept that 'science must serve a human purpose.' She served in several national and international boards and committees in agriculture and health and continues to be involved in some of these. Among her publications are four books: All in a Grain of Rice; Beyond Manila; How Participatory is Participatory Development; and Rice in our Life.
In this blog, Gelia shares her insights on rice research.