Rice Research in Asia Progress and Priorities (Cabi Publishing)

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  • Cereal crops,
  • Plant reproduction & propagation,
  • Children"s All Ages - Technology,
  • Agronomical Research,
  • Rice Crops,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Research,
  • Agriculture - Agronomy,
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Book details

ContributionsR. E. Evenson (Editor), R. W. Herdt (Editor), M. Hossain (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8279808M
ISBN 100851989977
ISBN 109780851989976

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Rice Research in Asia Progress and Priorities Edited by: Robert Evenson, Yale University, USA, R Herdt, Mahabub Hossain, Social Sciences Division, International Rice Research Institute. Rice Research in Asia: Progress and Priorities (Cabi) by Evenson, Robert E; Herdt, R W; Hossain, Mahabub A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

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Rice production and impact of rice research in India D. Jha and P. Kumar Impact of rice research and technology dissemination in Indonesia T. Jatileksono Rice research, technological progress, and the impact on the rural economy: Rice Research in Asia book Bangladesh case M.

Hossain Vietnam’s rice research system: its development, achievements, and. Currently, no book covers all aspects of rice production in the rice-growing areas of world. This book fills that gap by highlighting the diverse production and management practices as well as the various rice genotypes in the salient, rice-producing areas in Asia, Europe, Africa, the Americas, and Australia.

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