Definitions of “sustainable” that can be found in dictionaries include “able to be maintained at a certain rate or level,” “conserving an ecological...

Even as we continue to promote farmer education on IPM principles and knowledge, it is important to start paying attention to the amount of investment...

Farmers could gain at least 20% higher incomes as a result of lower production costs, increased productivity, and improvements in product safety and quality by...

Farmers who are considering adopting the SRP standard have already set their expectations of obtaining higher yield and a higher market price for their...

H.E. Petipong Pungbun Na Ayudhya, Thailand’s Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MOAC), and party visited the International Rice Research...

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is recognizing another crop of Outstanding Alumni during an upcoming quadrennial ceremony. They are Amitha...

CIAT’s award-winning data crunchers: (From left – above) María Camila Rebolledo, Daniel Jiménez, Víctor Hugo Patiño, Juan Felipe Rodríguez....

ON 25 MARCH 2014, the agricultural world celebrated what would have been the 100th birthday of Norman Borlaug (at center with trainees in Mexico in the...

Rice field in India. In September 2013, India’s parliament passed the National Food Security Act (NFSA), which, when fully operational, will be the...

(Photo: Isagani Serrano) If the searing heat wasn’t enough, the thick, dark smoke that engulfed the area surrounding the furnace made the workers want...