International Rice Research Institute (IRRI): Rice Crisis Solutions


Subject:
Crops , Beans, Grains, Nuts, & Seeds , Industries , Food & Beverage , Rice , Rice

Description:
This website concerns "the reasons behind the rapid increase in rice prices [in 2008] and what must be done to achieve reliable, plentiful supplies of affordable rice." Features a background paper, details about goals of a plan to maintain fair rice prices for farmers and consumers, facts and figures, photos, video of a press conference, and related material. From the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), an international agricultural research institute based in the Philippines.

Publisher:
International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)

Language:
English

Source:
http://solutions.irri.org//index.php?option=com_frontpage&Itemid=1


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