PhilRice conducts joint RD&E activities with international donor agencies such as the following:


  • Asia Rice Foundation
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Enertime SAS, France
  • German Development Cooperation
  • International Atomic Energy Agency
  • International Rice Research Institute
  • International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
  • Japan International Cooperation Agency
  • Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research, Germany
  • Nagoya University, Japan
  • Rural Development Administration, Republic of Korea
  • RDA- Korean Project on International Agriculture
  • Korea International Cooperation Agency
  • Sarmap S.A., Switzerland
  • Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture


Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) is a government corporate entity attached to the Department of Agriculture created through Executive Order 1061 on 5 November 1985 (as amended) to help develop high-yielding and cost-reducing technologies so farmers can produce enough rice for all Filipinos.

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