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Although several initiatives to reduce food production deficits and increase net food supply have yielded positive outcomes, it has been argued that food availability in itself is only one metric within the food security puzzle, and may not be sufficient to turn the tide towards achieving zero hunger.  Food...

A key contribution of this study is the evaluation of consumer rice preferences—segments whose preferences in the context of cultural heritage and colonial...

Vietnam is especially vulnerable to the effect of climate change because of its geography and population demographics. Weather and climate, including rainfall...

Recent studies on yield gap analysis for rice in Southeast Asia revealed different levels of intensification across the main “rice bowls” in...

Providing a relative magnitude of returns to investments is important for donors so that they can see whether payoffs still exist to fund this type of...

Vietnamese consumers seem willing to pay for products labeled as organic or eco-friendly. Similar results were found in a study investigating consumer...

Exotic varieties, without a doubt, contribute to food security and farmer welfare in Bangladesh; however, domestication of these cultivars poses a direct...

The application of knowledge management (KM) to agri-food systems has been challenged by a lack of clarity in the overall goals for “system” performance,...

Examining consumer preferences for rice attributes is essential for guiding breeding priorities. We find that consumer preferences for rice attributes...

This research paper makes robust and systematic efforts to quantify the plausible future climate change impacts on post-rainy sorghum performance using...