The contest included 24 entries from countries that produce rice
for domestic sale and international trade.
Extension staff from the regional, district, and township offices of DoA (25) and NGOs (3), key farmer leaders (8), rice
millers (3), and scientists from DoA and DAR (5) were trained on postharvest management in Daik Oo over 3 days.
High arsenic levels are common in rice
products, as much of the world's rice
growing land is contaminated due to the use of chemicals containing the poison.
Dow is going to make a great chairman," Denman said in a statement released Tuesday by the USA Rice
n Simple is packaged in 7-ounce boxes and has a suggested retail price of $2.
Jawed Ali Ghori, chairman, Pakistan Rice
Exporters Association (Reap), said that basmati rice
exports during the first week of the current month (March) picked up and around 21,000 tons were exporters.
How come rice
which has been consumed over ages become a possible threat to your health?
Today, the United States is the world's 12th largest rice
exporter, but it did not become a common crop in this country until two centuries after the arrival of Christopher Columbus.
A leading rice
exporter in Dubai told Emirates 247: "There is a lot of confusion in the commodity market about Iranian announcement on a food import ban.
Yuan revealed he only has two wishes, both concerning his life's work - the hybrid rice
that he originally created in the 1970s.
Underlines local advantages for worldwide rice
traders at Middle East-Africa-Asia Rice
Summit 2009* Annual rice
trade through Dubai increases 36.
That implies annual rice
sales of $175 million, and the creation of at least 4,700 U.