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POV of First Time Tatays: A 180 degrees; change of life June 27, 2019 - Unlike Mathematics, fatherhood doesn’t have any formula. This is why becoming a father opens a whole new world and changes the way most men think and act.
Motherhood and work: 5 advice to conquer both worlds June 7, 2019 - In a study by Dr. David Richter and his colleagues, first-time and experienced mothers and fathers suffer at least six years of sleep deprivation after the mother gives birth. These advice will help the struggling mothers balance their duties at home and at work.
Gender-sensitive station June 4, 2019 - About 70 PhilRice Midsayap staff were trained on crafting PhilRice Gender and Development agenda.
Gender-neutral machines ease farming May 14, 2019 - Despite differences in farm wage, female workers persevere, that just in Central Luzon, there’s a female for every two male farmers. With the involvement of women in agriculture, PhilRice has come up with gender-friendly machines.
Try knowledge adventure this summer vac May 2, 2019 - Summer is one of the best times that we can fuel our children’s dreams. A PhilRice visit may give them a kick-start in knowing more about their passion and what they want to achieve.
More productive years March 31, 2019 - PhilRice Midsayap Experiment Station opens its 31st founding anniversary by boosting camaraderie and gender sensitivity among its staff.
Men and women farmers of the Philippine rice granary March 29, 2019 - Read this infographic based on the 2018 Central Luzon gender research results and check how they can be used as actionable data.
An epitome of strength March 28, 2019 - PhilRice is a home for inspiring women. Let’s discover the story behind one of PhilRice’s women-leaders and a gem of the Technology Management and Services Division.
Enhancing women’s equity March 26, 2019 - To increase awareness on gender sensitivity, PhilRice Los Baños held a seminar titled, “Breaking the Bonds of Sexism: Gender Sensitivity and Its Application to PhilRice.”
RICEponsible kids March 25, 2019 - School children from Tabug Elementary School in Batac City, Ilocos Norte pledge not to waste rice after participating in a mobile Rice Science Museum exhibit.
Women-farmers revered March 23, 2019 - Women-farmers revered. High school students in San Mateo, Isabela honored the women farmers this Women’s Month through arts. The young artists portrayed the role of women in rice farming. Artworks were exhibited in the town’s municipal hall.
Hundreds of youth for agri March 22, 2019 - Almost a thousand students were introduced to the prospects in agriculture in an information caravan for youth held in Legazpi City, Albay.
Level-up soon February 1, 2019 - The Gender and Development Focal Point System and key officials of Philippine Rice Research Institute are set to improve its Level 2 standing.
Inspiring youth in agriculture December 19, 2018 - While wisdom comes with age, the youth, when given the right opportunity, can actually become a strong force in the farming sector.
Goal: No one left November 27, 2018 - Management and officials of Philippine Rice Research Institute are recently trained on Gender, Diversity, and Inclusiveness.
PhilRice stations advocate gender equity October 8, 2018 - Philippine Rice Research Institute initiated exchanges with the women-farmers and sexual minorities.
PhilRice Agusan celebrates with children September 6, 2018 - Children from neighbouring barangays of the Philippine Rice Research Institute here joined the station’s 28th Founding Anniversary celebration.
PhilRice Isabela intensifies gender-responsiveness August 20, 2018 - Researchers at Philippine Rice Research Institute in San Mateo, Isabela gear on developing and implementing gender-responsive projects in rice farming communities.
PhilRice fosters good nutrition August 1, 2018 - The Philippine Rice Research Institute in Nueva Ecija drums up good nutrition in its nearby communities through month-long activities for mothers and children in this year’s nutrition month.
Featured Staff: Riena D. Namoc June 26, 2018 - With limited personnel at PhilRice’s satellite station in Samar, Riena D. Namoc has learned how to do various tasks and mastered the art of transitioning from one work to another.
PhilRice recognizes women-farmers role March 26, 2018 - Philippine Rice Research Institute in Science City of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija recognized the contributions of women in rice farming.
Mental health for workers advocated March 24, 2018 - A senior research associate based in a top university called for the promotion of mental health in the workplace, especially for the working women. In her talk at Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) in Science City of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija, Feb. 27, Creselda O. Doble of Ateneo de Manila University, emphasized that the women are […]
Women-farmers work more, paid less March 24, 2018 - Women-farmers spend more time and receive lower wage than their male counterparts, an exhibit of the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) in Science City of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija showed.
Hats off to Rona! December 14, 2017 - Rona T. Dollentas is a soil scientist. She has greatly contributed in producing the guide books for different soil types in the Philippines.
Museum pushes for sustainable agri November 27, 2017 - Start them young. The Rice Science Museum of the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) recently opened its new exhibition, titled, Wonderful World of Rice, in an attempt to engage the youth as agriculture advocates.
Women-friendly machines on PhilRice exhibit March 31, 2017 - With the women actively involved in majority of agricultural work, PhilRice is showcasing farm equipment for women in an exhibit.
Mighty moringa vs micronutrient deficiency April 25, 2016 - Micronutrient deficiency or hidden hunger refers to vitamin and mineral deficiencies affecting people of all ages and gender regardless of socioeconomic status.
Lucy Torres-Gomez is new rice ambassadress August 3, 2015 - Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez was named as new Rice Ambassadress in a recent meeting at the House of Representatives, Quezon City.
Museum honors women in rice March 18, 2015 - The Rice Science Museum established in this city is honoring the women rice workers.
Prominent documentarist caps PhilRice’s tribute to women March 30, 2011 - Kara Patria C. David, The Outstanding Women in the Nation`s Service awardee for Broadcast Journalism in 2010, marked the Women’s Month celebration.
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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