Vol 27 No. 3

Before farmers harvest tons of produce, the crop starts with a little thing- the seed. The seed passes through a tedious process before it reaches the field and the plate. This issue will try to enlighten you on how varieties are bred, eventually used as seeds, and adopted by farmers. It will also help farmers decide on which varieties to plant and encourage them to use high-quality seeds.

Vol 27 No. 2

Sensitive to the pressing issues of poverty and unemployment in the rural farming areas today, PhilRice has refocused its efforts toward resolving these rural development impediments. The Institute’s goal is to create an impact that ripples through the implementation of a nucleus estate strategy. With this strategy, PhilRice stations across the country would play a dual role as an R&D institution (its core role) and as a one-stop agribusiness service provider to the farmers.

Vol 1 No 1

Ang ating buhay ay konektan sa klima. Ang umiinit na klima ay nakaapekto sa suply ng tubig, agrikultura, at sa ating kalikasan at kaligtasan.

Ang el Niño o abnormal na pag-init ay nakababawas ng bilang ng suwi, taas ng palay, bilang ng butil, at laman ng butil na siyang magdudulot ng kabawasan sa ani. Ngunit, ang El Niño ay hindi na bago sa ating mga Pilipino, mayroon nang teknolohiyang nakahanda mula pagpili ng barayti hanggang pag-aani. Kaya naman, kaya natin ito!

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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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