Category Archives: Vietnam

Farmer’s participation in rice variety selection

Truong Thi Ngoc Chi1, Phan Van Liem1 and Thelma Paris2 1Cuu Long Delta Rice Research Institute, Can Tho, Vietnam 2International Rice Research Institute, Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines published at: OMONRICE JOURNAL VOL. 15 (2007) ABSTRACT Direct interview of 64 outstanding … Continue reading

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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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Gender roles in rice farming systems in the Mekong River Delta: An exploratory study

Truong Thi Ngoc Chi, 1 Nguyen Thi Khoa, 1 Bui Thi Thanh Tam, 1 and T.R. Paris 2 1 Cuu Long Delta Rice Research Institute, Omon, Cantho, Vietnam;2 International Rice Research Institute. P.O. Box 933, Manila 1099, Philippines. G.L. Denning … Continue reading

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Leadership course for Asian and African Women for research and extension in rainfed rice ecosystems

The Leadership course for Asian and African Women for research and extension in rainfed rice ecosystems will be held on 6-17 September 2010 in the IRRI training Center.  This 12-day course is for Asian and African women who is leading and will … Continue reading

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Germplasm and management strategies for enhancing productivity of salt-affected areas

A. M. Ismail1, M.J. Thomson1, T. Paris18, R.K. Singh1, G. Gregorio1, S. Haefele1, G. Singh2R.K. Gautam2, S.K. Sharma2, D.P. Singh3, P.C. Ram4, M.A. Salam5, T.N. Lang6 M.A. Draz7, A. Moumeni8, V. Vadez9, A. Dhakhee10, and E. Blumwald11 1International Rice Research … Continue reading

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