Studied were conducted to monitor the terminal pesticide residues in unpolished, polished and parboiled rice. Fifteen rice varieties were collected from Regional Agricultural Research Station (RARS), Titabar of Assam Agricultural University during 2002. Each variety was tested in terms of unpolished, polished and parboiled form, for the presence of pesticide residues.

Disease resistant rice varieties that even have a good yield

The Chhattisgarh Seed Satyagrah continues its struggle to prevent foreign multinational companies from getting hold of the rice germplasm collection with the Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya.

Rice (Oryza sativa L.)

Usually, end-November/December is a busy one for cultivators in Kurigram district of northern Bangladesh: it is time to sow the boro (winter) rice. But this year, as the sowing deadline loomed, an

Rice millers to tap CDM

Tourism’s footprint is too big for Leh’s infrastructure

Eight years of reforms have turned government schools around in Leh district

Solar is Ladakh s way out of the diesel trap

But will there be a place for traditional institutions in modern local self governance?