CAR stakeholders attend training on heirloom rice

posted Nov 5, 2014, 10:59 PM by Unknown user   [ updated Nov 5, 2014, 10:59 PM ]
Thirty-one participants from different groups of stakeholders from the four provinces of the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) joined the Training on Morpho-Agronomic Characterization of Traditional/Heirloom Rice on 22-24 April 2014 at IRRI HQ.

The 3-day program was designed to improve the variety characterization and purification skills of participants and thus adding value to their long-nurtured rice genetic resources. By maintaining the purity of desired varieties, their market value is increased. Read full story>>