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Women rice farmers: Myanmar’s next seed growers?

posted Aug 3, 2016, 10:43 PM by Isabella Mari Jhocson ‎(IRRI)‎
YANGON, Myanmar—Although women’s contributions to Myanmar’s agriculture are limited by gender-based barriers, they are increasingly being tapped as producers of rice seed through the Stress-Tolerant Rice in Vulnerable Environments (STRIVE) project. (This was originally published in March 2016)

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