Scientists have pinpointed a gene that enables rice plants to produce around 20% more grain by increasing uptake of phosphorus.
Myanmar is aiming to boost its rice production through a strategy that engages donor agencies and builds rice science capacity.
Rice bred to perform well in the toughest conditions where the poorest farmers grow rice is a step away from reaching farmers thanks to a major project led by the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI).
IT enthusiasts are converging to look for software applications and devices to help rice farming and research.
The President of the Philippines visited IRRI to learn about rice research and its impact.
Tanzanian farmers can now boost rice production with the release of two new high-yielding varieties.
Register for the 7th International Rice Genetics Symposium to meet with experts and learn the latest in rice genetics research.
Dr. J.K. Ladha, an internationally acclaimed scientist and rice research leader, will now represent both India and Nepal, with more…
IRRI and Syngenta have signed a cooperation agreement for the second phase of the Scientific Know-how and Exchange Program.
Feathers in the Fields: The Birds of IRRI is open at Riceworld Museum at IRRI headquarters in Los Baños, Philippines.
Farmers are set to reclaim salt-ravaged land thanks to a single rice plant born of two unlikely parents that is spawning a new generation of rice that has double the salinity tolerance of other rice.