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NFA and IRRI sign agreement to fast-track importation of rice varieties for research purposes

posted Jan 3, 2016, 10:48 PM by
Quezon City, Philippines –  The National Food Authority (NFA) will soon grant a single certification, instead of multiple transport permits, for all rice varieties that will be brought into the country by the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) for purposes of experimentation and research. (This was originally published in December 2015)