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Ratooning: Nuclear technology helps Chinese rice farmers double their yields—and their incomes

Just as grass lawns regrow after they are mowed, rice fields can regrow after they are harvested. This second harvest ...
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‘Rice 2.0’: GMO grain could neutralize HIV virus before it does any harm

An international team of researchers .... plans to fight HIV using only cereal; namely, rice. In a new paper, they ...
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Talking Biotech: How rice became one of the world’s most important food crops

Rice geneticist Susan McCouch: How and where rice was domesticated, and how many varieties are there? ...
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15 surprising GMO and gene-edited crop advances underway in South and Central America

Latin America is a vital region in the global production of genetically modified (GM) crops, with Brazil and Argentina ranked ...
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Climate change and GMOs: Can non transgenic varieties address global challenges?

Since biotech rice has yet to catch on commercially, what does the future hold for improving rice quality, adaptability to ...
3 ways GMO rice could improve world but tech hurdles and anti-GMO protests block way

3 ways GMO rice could improve world but tech hurdles and anti-GMO protests block way

New GMO varieties of rice could improve nutrition, cut potentially dangerous arsenic levels and help combat climate change, but activist ...
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