Articles tagged with: beta carotene


Women, health, and Golden Rice

Categories // Golden Rice blog

Vitamin A deficiency is most prevalent among young children and pregnant and lactating women. Find out how Golden Rice may help.


Golden Rice - an opportunity to help

Written by // Dr. Robert S. Zeigler Categories // Golden Rice blog

For more than 50 years IRRI has been working to improve the lives of rice farmers and consumers by delivering improved varieties of rice. Golden Rice is an incredible innovation that we are proud to now be working on.


Golden Rice booth to rise at crop science conference

Written by // Aileen Garcia Categories // Golden Rice blog

The Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) are teaming up to exhibit at the 21st Scientific Conference of the Federation of Crop Science Societies of the Philippines (FCSSP) on May 9-1, 2011.


Potential benefits of Golden Rice highlighted in recent media articles

Categories // Golden Rice blog

Last month we announced that a new partner has joined our work to further develop and evaluate Golden Rice as a potential tool to reduce vitamin A deficiency.