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Indian farmers adopt flood-tolerant rice at unprecedented rates

posted Jan 22, 2015, 9:35 PM by   [ updated Jan 22, 2015, 9:50 PM ]
Scientists examining flood-tolerant rice in India
Farmers cultivating rice on 12 million hectares of flood-prone areas in India are planting flood-tolerant rice varieties at unprecedented rates, thanks to faster seed multiplication, targeted dissemination, and linking of partners. (This article was published in September 2010)