You Are Browsing ‘Latest News’ Category

The Nigerian Senate passed a bill seeking to establish the National Rice Development Council. The council is expected to lead to the comprehensive development of the rice sector to enhance local production of rice in the country and redcue its dependency on rice importation. The council will oversee the transformation...

The Philippine Department of Agriculture (DA) has launched a project that will establish clustered hybrid rice farms in different parts of country to showcase...

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Plant Protection Department and the An Giang Provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development...

Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) will release four new long- and extra long- grain rice varieties aimed at increasing productivity and income...

Bangladesh Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque urged the quick implenation of good agricultural practices (GAP) policy to increase the export...

Over 17 hectares of farmland in Anlung Pring Province in Cambodia has been designated as a protected reserve for the endangered eastern sarus crane. Under...

The Vietnamese government is developing food system alternatives to rice as one of the countries that pledged to reduce methane emissions by 30 percent...

The EU Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development and US Agriculture Department announced the formation of of a transatlantic collaboration...

Facing mounting evidence that climate change will fall hardest on agriculture-dependent regions like sub-Saharan Africa, a coalition of funders at the...

HECTAR, a training campus for high-tech, regenerative agriculture in France, is aiming to attract young people to go into agricuture. The school teaches...