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DA-PhilRice and IRRI offer drought-tolerant rice varieties to farmers

posted Aug 4, 2016, 1:15 AM by
LOS BAÑOS, Philippines—The Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) have been working together to breed and disseminate seeds of drought-tolerant rice varieties that can better survive the ongoing El Niño phenomenon. (This was originally published in April 2016)