On January 29, IRRI successfully held a unique event entitled Si Manansala at ang Masaganang Ani in commemoration of Vicente Manansala's 104th birth anniversary.
Using mobile technology, Filipino rice farmers now have access to personalized fertilizer advice and micro-loans to buy fertilizer for their crop thanks to a new partnership between a microfinance bank and a farmer-focused organization.
The CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership, recently announced a milestone in the fight against poverty through food security.
Scientists from Japan and IRRI have discovered a rice gene that could increase production by 13–36%.
Satellite images showing flooded rice farms and buildings that were damaged by Typhoon Haiyan (local name Yolanda) in the northeastern…
IRRI and the Philippine Department of Agriculture are assessing the typhoon damage on rice production in the Philippines.
In commemoration of Manansala’s 104th birthday, art enthusiasts will gather at the IRRI headquarters on 29 January 2014 to celebrate these treasured art pieces during the inaugural event of Si Manansala at ang Masaganang Ani.
"I came here as president, and as a farmer." Words of His Excellency President U Thein Sein of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.
Launched today in the Philippines, Rice Crop Manager puts the power of technology into action by helping farmers decide how to manage their rice crops better.
Join the world’s leading experts in rice genetics – the science that brings us better rice varieties – at RG7.
Farmers in Burundi will soon sow the seeds of hard work and international cooperation with the release of two new…