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Author: Harry J. Nesbitt
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: cambodia, production, rice
Number of Pages: 120
Published: 1997
ISBN-10: 9712201007
ISBN-13: 9789712201004

Rice in the Cambodian economy: past and present; Topography, climate, and rice production; Soils and rice; Rice-based farming systems; Rice ecosystems and varieties; Pest management in rice; Farm mechanization; Capture and culture ricefield fisheries in Cambodia; Constraints to rice production and strategies for improvement.

Author: J.L. Maclean, D.C. Dawe, B. Hardy, G.P. Hettel
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: economic, activity, earth, important, book, almanac, source, rice
Number of Pages: 258
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 9712201724
ISBN-13: 9789712201721

Importance of rice. The rice plant and its ecology. International issues. International rice research and development. Rice around the world. Rice-related databases. Important conversion factors, by country. Rice facts.

Author: J E Hill, B Hardy
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: conference, rice, temperate, second, proceedings
Number of Pages: 709
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 9712201805
ISBN-13: 9789712201806

Rice biotechnology; Rice genomics; Rice and the environment; Agronomy; Diseases; Entomology; Genetics; Quality; Weed science.

Author: Sant S. Virmani
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: breeding, rice, hybrid, heterosis
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 1994-12-31
ISBN-10: 3540582061
ISBN-13: 9783540582069

Heterosis in Rice; Male sterility systems for hybrid rice breeding; Outcrossing mechanisms and hybrid seed production practices in rice; Disease and insect resistance in hybrid rice; Grain quality considerations in hybrid rice; Accomplishments and constraints in hybrid rice; Future outlook.

Author: Kwesi Ampong-Nyarko
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: rice, control, weed, handbook
Number of Pages: 114
Published: 1991-06
ISBN-10: 9712200205
ISBN-13: 9789712200205

Significance of weeds in rice farming; Rice weeds of world importance; Weed control; Principles of herbicide use; Principal rice herbicides; Weed control in irrigated rice; Weed control in rainfed lowland rice; Weed control in upland rice; Weed control in deepwater and floating rice; Management of some difficult weeds.

Author: Shouichi Yoshida
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: science, crop, rice, fundamentals
Number of Pages: 279
Published: 1981
ISBN-10: 9711040522
ISBN-13: 9789711040529

Growth and development of the rice plant. Climatic environments and its influence. Mineral nutrition of rice. Nutritional disorders. Photosynthesis and respiration. Rice plant characters in relation to yielding ability. Physiological analysis of rice yield.

Author: International Rice Research Institute
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: rice, research, conference, august, korea, seoul, international, papers, grain, marketing, quality, issues, selected
Number of Pages: 76
Published: 1991
ISBN-10: 9712200124
ISBN-13: 9789712200120

Trends and patterns in Asian rice consumption; Assessing rice quality characteristics and prices in selected international markets; Consumer demand for rice grain quality; Parboiling and consumer demand for parboiled rice in South Asia; Rice grain quality as an emerging priority in national rice breeding programs; Research priorities for improving rice grain quality.
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