Items tagged with CLIMATE CHANGE

Climate-smart rice

Climate-smart rice

More than 10 million farmers now have access to climate-smart rice.

Rice and climate change: significance for food security and vulnerability

Rice and climate change: significance for food security and vulnerability

S. Mohanty, R. Wassmann, A. Nelson, P. Moya, S.V.K. Jagadish

Discussion Paper Series No. 49, 2013

Responding to changing climate in unfavorable rice environments

Responding to changing climate in unfavorable rice environments

D.E. Johnson, S.M. Haefele, B. Hardy

Limited Proceedings No. 17, 2012

Rice in the Global Economy: Strategic Research and Policy Issues for Food Security

Rice in the Global Economy: Strategic Research and Policy Issues for Food Security

Sushil Pandey, Derek Byerlee, David Dawe, Achim Dobermann, Samarendu Mohanty, Scott Rozelle, Bill Hardy

The past decade has seen many changes that will shape the way food will be produced in the future. Rapid economic progress, especially in Asia, has led to rising wages and more diversified diets. The weather has always had important effects on production, but climate change may lead to particularly profound impacts. The food economy is now more integrated with other sectors of the global economy, including both energy and financial markets.