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To promote rice straw circular economy in Vietnam, IRRI and the Can Tho Department of Agriculture and Rural Development conducted a training workshop on developing and demonstrating a mechanized rice straw composting business model in Can Tho City, Vietnam on 23 September 2022. Supported by the CGIAR Initiative...

The State Logistics Agency has provided nutrition-enriched rice for pregnant women and malnourished children in West Kalimantan to o reduce the prevalence...

Experts at Sastra Deemed University in Thanjavu, Tamil Nadu, India, in collaboration with local non-governmental organizations, have established 10 community...

Speed breeding is an emerging strategy to develop new varieties in a shorter time. This strategy was initially developed in long and day-neutral crops...

A Global Forum highlighting the UN’s Decade of Family Farming aimed at identifying priority policies to boost support for family farmers and agricultural...

The provincial government of Laguna in the Philippines and Straw Innovations UK  will launch a project to generate accessible clean energy from rice by-product...

An experimental giant hybrid rice variety is in the final grain-filling stage and is expected to be ready for harvesting in October. Growing up to 2.2...

The Young Rural Enterprises Project in Madagascar has helped double rice and maize yields, according to the African Development Bank. Through 379 youth-owned...

‘People who used to mock us now feel ashamed’@azeezatolaoluwa travelled to Sierra Leone to Mamie Achion. She leads a group of women who are...

For consumers in the Dominican Republic, having an affordable price or being satisfying determines the popularity of a rice variety. “Select A” rice,...