Financial Daily from THE HINDU group of publications
Thursday, Oct 07, 2004

Cross Currency

Group Sites

Agri-Biz & Commodities - Research & Development

Roadmap for rice research

Our Bureau

HYDERABAD: The three-day international symposium that concluded here on Wednesday has drawn a roadmap for future research thrusts in rice in order to mounting demand for rice.

"The meet laid emphasis on genetic enhancement for yield, durable resistance, grain quality, nutrient value, biofortification, development sustainable production and projection management technologies," a press release from Directorate of Rice Research said here.

About 400 rice researchers, including 20 from the International Rice Research Institute in the Philippines, attended the meet.

More Stories on : Research & Development | Rice | Andhra Pradesh

Article E-Mail :: Comment :: Syndication :: Printer Friendly Page

Stories in this Section
Roadmap for rice research

Dena Bank loans on easier terms for M&M tractors
Rubber declines as market loses steam
Nilgiris small tea growers advised to collect subsidy
Water storage in reservoirs up
`Why engage McKinsey for FCI recast?'
Comprehensive studies already done, say critics

`Coir sector in priority area': Kerala CM
Gujarat groundnut output may touch 15 lakh t
Delicious deal
Spices Board to e-market vanilla, pepper, cardamom
Rising pepper imports begin to tell on prices
`Rural credit, transport vital for farm growth'

The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | Business Line | Sportstar | Frontline | The Hindu eBooks | The Hindu Images | Home |

Copyright 2004, The Hindu Business Line. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu Business Line