Heirloom Rice Project hosts workshop on effective marketing of traditional rice varieties

posted Nov 5, 2014, 11:09 PM by Unknown user   [ updated May 19, 2015, 12:20 AM ]

The Heirloom Rice Project, together with the Department of Agriculture Cordillera Administrative Region (DA-CAR), and the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice), conducted a workshop as part of its effort to develop, implement, and sustain a knowledge management program to enhance the productivity, livelihood and on-farm conservation traditional rice varieties. Thirty four research and LGU staff from the provincial and municipal agricultural offices in Benguet, Ifugao, Kalinga, and Mountain Province, PhilRice, DACAR, and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) participated in the Knowledge Management and Capacity Development Workshop on 9-11 September at the Azalea Residences in Baguio City. Read full story >>