Rice prices still high despite higher yield

Rice prices still high despite higher yield

Aman paddy harvesting season has begun, but the general mass is struggling to buy rice as the price of the staple food is still high in the local market. The low-income group specially the daily earners are failing to make their ends meet as they now have to spend...

Climate action to boost rice farming

Thailand and Germany have successfully implemented climate action towards sustainable rice practices, according to the Thai-German Climate Programme- Agriculture project or “TGCP-Agriculture”. The five-year Thai-German Climate Programme has helped Thailand...
New app identifies rice disease at early stages

New app identifies rice disease at early stages

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Rice is one of the most important food crops for billions of people but the plants are susceptible to a wide variety of diseases that are not always easy to identify in the field. New work in the International Journal of Engineering...
Why White Rice Can Help With An Upset Stomach

Why White Rice Can Help With An Upset Stomach

There’s nothing worse than a stomach virus. It doesn’t take long for nausea and other awful symptoms to lay you low and take you from enjoying daily activities. Or, worse yet, a bout with food poisoning that could quickly land you in the hospital if...