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Rice breeding brings billions to SE Asia

posted Jan 22, 2015, 4:56 PM by Isabella Mari Jhocson ‎(IRRI)‎   [ updated Jan 22, 2015, 4:59 PM ]
Southeast Asian rice farmers are harvesting an extra US$1.46 billion worth of rice a year as a result of rice breeding - the science that brings new rice varieties to farmers - by the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), according to a new Australian report. (This article was published in September 2011)

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