Research & Development

A study led by the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) found that surface ozone is destroying about 6.5 million tons of rice crops worth $1.5 billion every year, reports The Hindustan Times. Punjab and Haryana are said to account for major rice...
1 week 1 day ago
A study published in the U.S. journal 'Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)' assess different means of reducing climate impact from rice cultivation, according to Research Matters. The study found that the intermittent flooding in rice...
1 week 1 day ago
A climatologist and professor at Colombia's Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics of the Universidad del Rosario warned that if the current rate of global warming continues, each degree of temperature would reduce global rice and corn yields by 3.2...
2 weeks 10 hours ago
According to a study published in the International Journal of Environment and Waste Management, adequate infrastructure and proactive planning are needed to effectively use rice straw to generate electricity instead of burning it in the fields, reports...
1 month 1 week ago
Researchers from the National Institute of Agriculture Technology (INTA) and the National University of the Northeast created an App called "Diagnosing rice" for recognizing pests, weeds, and diseases in the rice fields, according to a news release on...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Researchers from the South China Agricultural University discovered a new approach, called GOC bypass, which can boost photosynthesis in rice plants and increase yields by at least 27%, reports Science Daily. The study was published in the journal '...
2 months 1 week ago
Scientists from the University of California have discovered means to developing rice plant clones from hybrid seeds, which are helpful in growing high-yielding and disease-resistant, according to the Press Trust of India (PTI). They discovered means to...
3 months 5 days ago
The world's largest rice collection will receive $1.4 million a year into perpetuity, under an agreement between the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) and the Crop Trust, to be signed October 16, Bloomberg reports.  Funds will be paid from the...
5 months 1 week ago
According to a study published in the journal "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)," rice farming could cause twice the level of climate changes than expected, reports the Press Trust of India (PTI). The study found that nitrous oxide...
6 months 1 week ago
The Philippine-based International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) collaborates with  Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) to develop strategies for resistance to diseases such as rice blast, reports World-Grain...
6 months 3 weeks ago
Researchers from a U.S.-based firm developed drones that can aid in rice production, reports Reuters. The researchers tested the drone in Japan's Miyagi prefecture. They used the drone for spraying pesticide, and for diagnosing the growth of individual...
6 months 4 weeks ago
Researchers from Anhui Academy of Agricultural Sciences and the Institute of Intelligent Machines of the Chinese Academy of Sciences developed a mobile app, which can recognize plant pests, according to Xinhua. The app can reportedly recognize 50 species...
7 months 4 days ago
Researchers from Pakistan's Guard Agricultural Research and Services (Guard Agri) developed a new high-yielding basmati rice variety with the help of Chinese experts, reports The Tribune Express citing the CEO of the agency. The new variety will be an...
7 months 2 weeks ago
Researchers from  Harper Adams University College in Egmond, England, have developed new methods to eradicate weeds in the rice fields using robotics, according to the local sources. The new method does not involve the use of pesticides. The researchers...
8 months 2 weeks ago
If future carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere increase, the nutritional value of rice will decline, a study published by a plant physiologist at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)  has shown. Rice grown under higher carbon dioxide...
9 months 4 weeks ago

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Research & Development

A study led by the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) found that surface ozone is destroying about 6.5 million tons of rice crops worth $1.5 billion every year, reports The Hindustan Times. Punjab and Haryana are said to account for major rice...
1 week 1 day ago
A study published in the U.S. journal 'Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)' assess different means of reducing climate impact from rice cultivation, according to Research Matters. The study found that the intermittent flooding in rice...
1 week 1 day ago
A climatologist and professor at Colombia's Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics of the Universidad del Rosario warned that if the current rate of global warming continues, each degree of temperature would reduce global rice and corn yields by 3.2...
2 weeks 10 hours ago
According to a study published in the International Journal of Environment and Waste Management, adequate infrastructure and proactive planning are needed to effectively use rice straw to generate electricity instead of burning it in the fields, reports...
1 month 1 week ago
Researchers from the National Institute of Agriculture Technology (INTA) and the National University of the Northeast created an App called "Diagnosing rice" for recognizing pests, weeds, and diseases in the rice fields, according to a news release on...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Researchers from the South China Agricultural University discovered a new approach, called GOC bypass, which can boost photosynthesis in rice plants and increase yields by at least 27%, reports Science Daily. The study was published in the journal '...
2 months 1 week ago
Scientists from the University of California have discovered means to developing rice plant clones from hybrid seeds, which are helpful in growing high-yielding and disease-resistant, according to the Press Trust of India (PTI). They discovered means to...
3 months 5 days ago
The world's largest rice collection will receive $1.4 million a year into perpetuity, under an agreement between the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) and the Crop Trust, to be signed October 16, Bloomberg reports.  Funds will be paid from the...
5 months 1 week ago
According to a study published in the journal "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)," rice farming could cause twice the level of climate changes than expected, reports the Press Trust of India (PTI). The study found that nitrous oxide...
6 months 1 week ago
The Philippine-based International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) collaborates with  Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) to develop strategies for resistance to diseases such as rice blast, reports World-Grain...
6 months 3 weeks ago
Researchers from a U.S.-based firm developed drones that can aid in rice production, reports Reuters. The researchers tested the drone in Japan's Miyagi prefecture. They used the drone for spraying pesticide, and for diagnosing the growth of individual...
6 months 4 weeks ago
Researchers from Anhui Academy of Agricultural Sciences and the Institute of Intelligent Machines of the Chinese Academy of Sciences developed a mobile app, which can recognize plant pests, according to Xinhua. The app can reportedly recognize 50 species...
7 months 4 days ago
Researchers from Pakistan's Guard Agricultural Research and Services (Guard Agri) developed a new high-yielding basmati rice variety with the help of Chinese experts, reports The Tribune Express citing the CEO of the agency. The new variety will be an...
7 months 2 weeks ago
Researchers from  Harper Adams University College in Egmond, England, have developed new methods to eradicate weeds in the rice fields using robotics, according to the local sources. The new method does not involve the use of pesticides. The researchers...
8 months 2 weeks ago
If future carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere increase, the nutritional value of rice will decline, a study published by a plant physiologist at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)  has shown. Rice grown under higher carbon dioxide...
9 months 4 weeks ago

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