Category Archives: 2009

Effects of Out-migration on Rice-Farming Households and Women Left Behind in Vietnam

Thelma R. Paris, Joyce S. Luis1, Truong Thi Ngoc Chi2, Maria Fay Rola-Rubzen3 International Rice Research Institute, Los Banos, Laguna Philippines1; Cuu Long Delta Rice Research Institute, Omon District, Mekong Delta, Vietnam2; Muresk Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Australia3 Vietnam … Continue reading

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Impact of modern rice varieties in submergence prone lowlands: A case study

by Samal P., Paris T., and K. Rao, published here ABSTRACT Three lowland rice varieties viz. Durga, Gayatri and Sarala were introduced in the submergence prone area of Orissa state and the varieties have spread to 51 percent of the … Continue reading

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