a strain of genetically modified (gm)

To meet the power demands of rice mills, a small-scale unit based

Scientists have genetically-engineered a variety of rice that could end vitamin A deficiency in developing countries. The deficiency results in blindness. Researchers at the International Rice

Employing ducks in the paddy field heralds an era of prosperity for farmers in Japan, and in time worldwide

the super-fine and high-yielding variety of raw rice, BB2 5204, evolved at the Babatala Research Station in Andhra Pradesh, is now being cultivated in an area of about 810 hectares in

The flowering of the bamboo is bad news for the people in Mizoram

The water crisis in Shahdadkot and Mirokhan villages in Pakistan has worsened posing serious threats to the rice crop. In almost all the villages, farmers carrying dried rice seeds disputed the

A hybrid variety of paddy suitable for Bangladesh's environment will be developed in the next two

The West Bengal government has decided to challenge a high court order doing away with transit permits for inter-state rice export, said Kalimuddin Shams, state food and civil supply minister. He

Pakistan's Punjab government has decided to launch a campaign to check marketing of substandard zinc sulphate used by farmers to get a higher yield of rice crop. The additional secretary (planning)