Items tagged with HEALTHIER RICE

Healthier Rice

Healthier Rice

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is developing healthier rice with more nutrients as a potential way to help address micronutrient deficiencies and improve the nutrition of rice consumers.

Healthier Rice Varieties: High-Iron and High-Zinc Rice

Healthier Rice Varieties: High-Iron and High-Zinc Rice

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is developing high-iron rice as a novel, food-based approach to complement current interventions that aim to alleviate iron deficiencies.

Golden Rice and vitamin A deficiency

Golden Rice and vitamin A deficiency

Golden Rice is a new type of rice that contains beta carotene, a source of vitamin A.

Genetically Modified Rice

Genetically Modified Rice

The International Rice Research Institute believes that genetic modification and genetically modified (GM) rice have the potential to safely benefit rice farmers and consumers.