Articles tagged with: golden rice
Members of the Philippine media visited IRRI’s Golden Rice screenhouse yesterday as part of a day-long event focused on research into nutritious and high-quality rice.
A new article by social researcher Sally Brooks examines Golden Rice.
Here's an update from our partners at the Department of Agriculture - Regional Field Unit 5 on the occasion of the regional launch of the National Year of Rice 2013.
PhilRice and IRRI teamed up to exhibit Golden Rice through posters, photos, and video presentation during the FCSSP 21st National Scientific Conference held in Legaspi City in the Philippines from 9-14.
Helen Keller International was founded by Helen Keller to prevent blindness and reduce malnutrition.
Vitamin A deficiency is most prevalent among young children and pregnant and lactating women. Find out how Golden Rice may help.
The Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) is now conducting multi-location field trials of Golden Rice in five sites in the Philippines.
Not long ago, I quietly stood at a corner overlooking a small fenced-in area containing our first outdoor experiment, or confined field test, on Golden Rice. I remember feeling a sense of excitement and anticipation as I looked forward to picking mat
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.
The Philippines issues a statement about the safety of GM food in the country.
Golden Rice will only be made available broadly to farmers and consumers in the Philippines if it is approved by national regulators and shown to reduce vitamin A deficiency in community conditions. This process may take another two years or more.
New research shows that beta carotene in Golden Rice is as good as beta carotene in oil at providing vitamin A to children.
I grew up in an urban area of Bangladesh. I learned about planting and growing crops, breeding, genetics, and other important agricultural subjects only when I entered the Bangladesh Agricultural University to become a plant breeder.
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.
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