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► IRRI was established in 1960 by the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations in cooperation with the Philippine government. Our headquarters—which feature modern laboratories, training and accommodation facilities, and a 252hectare experimental farm—lie next to the main campus of the University of the Philippines Los Baños, about 60 kilometers south of the Philippine capital, Manila. Why rice?
Rice does feed more than half ot the World’s Population
Please understand that the green revolution could work on improving any seed Why maize?
First most produced food among the cereal crops Why Wheat ?
Why Wheat ?
► second most produced food among the cereal crops Now please understand Now please understand The Green Revolution can improve any seed performa...
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- Spring '14
- Norman Borlaug