Rice research investment delivers sixfold return
A US$12 mill investment in rice research returns more than $70 million in benefits to rice farmers and national economies.
Largest-ever philanthropic investment into budding rice scientists
A US$3 million donation has established the Lee Foundation Rice Scholarship Program to educate and train future rice scientists.
Rice seed aids Bangladesh’s cyclone recovery
Bangladesh’s rice farmers recovering from Cyclone Mohashe will receive free seed of flood-tolerant rice from IRRI.
GRiSP: Right on target
The Global Rice Science Partnership (GRiSP), launched in January 2011 is now half way its first phase.
Women, health, and Golden Rice
Vitamin A deficiency is most prevalent among young children and pregnant and lactating women. Find out how Golden Rice may help.
The China factor in the global rice market
China saved last year's market importing 2.3 million tons of rice. This year they may become the top rice importer with 3 million tons.