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IRRI and the Philippine Department of Agriculture are assessing the typhoon damage on rice production in the Philippines.
Burundi has turned up its rice research capacity to improve food security by establishing a new research hub with IRRI.
The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) and national rice research institutes in Bangladesh and the Philippines have joined with Helen…
Rice consumers concerned about reports that rice is linked to diabetes can rest assured that rice can be part of a healthy diet, with scientists finding that the glycemic index (GI) of rice varies a lot from one type of rice to another, with most varieties scoring a low to medium GI.
Since its debut in the Philippines a year ago, Nutrient Manager for Rice Mobile (NMRiceMobile)—designed to give fertilizer guidelines to rice farmers via their mobile phones—is now available via smartphones with Android operating systems.
Farmers in Burundi will soon sow the seeds of hard work and international cooperation with the release of two new…
The pursuit to rein in hunger with the development of a “cutting-edge” rice of the future has received a financial…
Singapore could play a leading role in regional food security and help stabilize rice prices if it took up the opportunity to host a rice futures and a spot exchange, which includes the actual buying and selling of rice for immediate delivery.
Rice farmers in the Philippines can now get advice via their mobile phone on the optimal timing, amount, and type of fertilizer to apply to their rice crop to maximize production and profit, and reduce waste.
Rice consumers worldwide can now look forward to eating “green” rice with the launch of an initiative that will set environmentally sustainable and socially responsible rice production management standards.