Improving the livelihood of Pakistan’s basmati rice farmers

Apr 12, 2017

A program for improving Pakistan’s basmati rice for the export market is a shining example of how the private and public sectors...


Farmers attend workshop on soil fertility

Apr 10, 2017

Around 250 farmers were engaged in four training workshops on soil fertility, sustainable rice production and water productivity....


250 farmers engage in training workshops on soil fertility

Apr 03, 2017

Around 250 farmers were engaged in four training workshops on soil fertility, sustainable rice production and water productivity....


Around 250 farmers engage in training workshops on soil fertility

Apr 02, 2017

ISLAMABAD: Around 250 farmers were engaged in four training workshops on soil fertility, sustainable rice production....


BETTER GRAIN SCHOOLS FARMERS ON LATEST RICE PRODUCTION TECHNIQUeS

Feb 15, 2017

More than 200 farmers were imparted training on latest techniques of rice cultivation at a capacity building workshop.


RPL organises workshops on latest techniques of rice cultivation

Feb 14, 2017

A capacity building workshop was conducted by Rice Partners Ltd (RPL) in collaboration with Inter-cooperation and MARS Food....


Direct seeding of rice can reduce input cost, increase production

Oct 31, 2016

ISLAMABAD: Cultivating rice by using direct seeding of rice (DRS) through drill, farmers can save up to 25 percent water, labour at the....


Direct seeding of rice can reduce input cost, increase production

Oct 25, 2016

Bracing for the scorching July heat in Pakistan, thirty-five-year-old Tehmina stands barefoot for eight to twelve hours a day....


BETTER GRAIN BRINGS "PARADIGM SHIFT" IN RICE INDUSTRY

Aug 15, 2016

Mars is committed to sustainably source 100 percent of their rice by 2020 and are working with manufacturers and global NGOs to further the standards outlined by the Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP). 


MARS HIGHLIGHTS SUSTAINABILITY ACHIEVEMENTS

Mars is committed to sustainably source 100 percent of their rice by 2020 and are working with manufacturers and global NGOs to further the standards outlined by the Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP). 


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New rice standard brings hope to smallholder farmers

May 05, 2016

Like most small farmers in Cambodia, Rong Hom, a 44-year-old from the village of Skol in the southwest, faces growing threats from....


Rice Growers Trained

May 1, 2016

As per the sources, it has been reported that the rice growers belonging to Gujranwala city were trained to enhance production of the crop. In this regard, two training workshops were conducted in Gujranwala and Murdike


FARMERS TRAINING TO ENHANCE CROP PRODUCTION

May 1, 2016

According to experts, the  rice production constituted the major economic activity and it is a key source of employment for the rural population of the country.


RICE FARMERS ARMED WITH LATEST TECHNIQUES

May 1, 2016

A capacity building workshop was held in Sheikhupura conducted by Rice Partners (RPL) in collaboration with Intercooperation. More than 35 farmers were imparted training with precision land levelling and water conserving techniques.


Farmers from Gujranwala in Pakistan were trained to enhance production of the Rice crop

Apr 05, 2015

As per the sources, it has been reported that the rice growers belonging to Gujranwala city were trained to enhance production of the crop....


IMPROVING THE LIVES OF PAKISTAN'S BASMATI FARMERS

Mar 19, 2016

A program for improving Pakistan’s basmati rice for the export market is a shining example of how the private and public sectors can work together to make a difference.


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MARS FOOD ANNOUNCES FIRST GLOBAL RICE SUSTAINABILITY STANDARD IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SUSTAINABLE RICE PLATFORM

Oct 26, 2015

Mars Food, in partnership with the Sustainable Rice Platform, (SRP), a global alliance of agricultural research institutions, agri-food businesses, public sector and civil society organizations convened by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), today announced the first global standard for sustainable rice at the 5th Annual Plenary Meeting and Assembly here.