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The Colombian rice farmers led by the country's National Rice Growers Federation (FEDEARROZ) are urging the government to immediately arrange for alternative water resources to allow them to carry out rice production uninterruptedly even in absence of...
2 days 13 hours ago
Colombia rice production, Colombia rice imports
Planting for kharif rice crop, or main rice crop (June – December) in India has reached around 35 million hectares of rice area as of August 29, 2014, slightly up from around 34.98 million hectares planted during the same time last year, according a...
2 days 15 hours ago
India kharif rice planting, India rice production
In an exclusive interview to Oryza,Dr.Jagdish Ladha, Principal Scientist and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) representative for India and Nepal, has shared a number of developments taking place in South Asian rice production techniques...
2 days 15 hours ago
IRRI, Puddled Transplanting, Direct Seeding, Nitrogen efficiency, Rice Production

 

Indians are today celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi, which marks the birthday of Lord Ganesha/Vinayaka, the lord of obstacles, according to the Hindu mythology. The festival usually falls between 19 August and 20 September every year depending on the moon's...
2 days 16 hours ago
India rice balls
Read about how Orzya.com staffer ideated the now world-famous #ricebucketchallengePublished in Business Standard'Rice may not be as much fun as ice, but it will still do well'Manju Latha Kalanidhi says she added a local flavour to Ice Bucket...
2 days 17 hours ago
Rice, bucket, challenge, ice, RBC, Manju Latha Kalanidhi, Indian twist, ALS, Oryza
Thailand rice sellers lowered their quotes for parboiled rice and Hommali rice by about $5 per ton each to around $435 - $445 per ton and around $1,050 - $1,060 per ton respectively today. Vietnam rice sellers lowered their quotes for Jasmine rice by...
2 days 18 hours ago
Vietnam rice prices, India rice prices, pakistan rice prices, Thailand rice prices
Cambodia has launched its first large-scale paddy rice bank to ensure uninterrupted supplies to millers and exporters, according to local sources.Thaneakea Srov (Kampuchea) Plc is the rice bank that aims at supporting the local rice industry by way of...
2 days 19 hours ago
Cambodia rice bank, Cambodia rice storage, Cambodia rice exports, Cambodia rice production
The Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) has developed eight new varieties or rice, which are tolerant to adverse climatic conditions such as salinity, submergence, drought and other climate changes, according to local sources.The BRRI Director-...
2 days 20 hours ago
Bangladesh rice varieties, Bangladesh rice production
The Russian ban on food imports from the European Union in retaliation to Ukraine sanctions is severely impacting the prices of the European farm and dairy products, according to local sources. European farmers unions including those in Poland and the...
2 days 21 hours ago
EU agriculture exports, EU dairy exports, EU farmers unions
Consumption of organic farm products, including rice, has been increasing for the last couple of years. According to the Italian Agriculture Minister, consumption of organic farm products in Italy has increased by around 17.3%, despite a decline in...
2 days 22 hours ago
Italy organic farm products, italy rice production
With less than a month left before the next harvest, there are 69,856 tons of paddy rice still available on the Italian market. About 1,387,171 tons have been sold from the 1,447,783 tons first available in September 2013; in other words, about 95.81%...
3 days 13 hours ago
arborio, Paddy, Italian rice market, Italian rice exports
Nearly 200,000 migrant workers at ports have left Thailand fearing military crackdown after the military government took over on May 22, 2014. The Thai rice export sector is feeling the heat of this development. Around 500,000 tons of Thai rice...
3 days 16 hours ago
Thai rice exports, All India Rice Exports Association (TREA)
Farmers in the Irrawaddy Delta, known as the rice bowl of Myanmar, began rice planting in August three months late from the normal planting time in May every year, according to local sources.Heavy rains and flooding since the beginning of rice growing...
3 days 17 hours ago
myanmar rice production, Myanmar rice planting, myanmar rice exports
Asia sellers kept their quotes unchanged today .5% Broken RiceThailand 5% rice is quoted at around $440 - $450 per ton, about $5 per ton discount to Vietnam 5% rice quoted at around $445 - $455 per ton. India 5% rice is quoted at around $435 - $445...
3 days 20 hours ago
Vietnam rice prices, India rice prices, Thailand rice prices, pakistan rice prices
The Post estimates EU's 2014 milled rice imports at around 1.5 million tons, down about 9% from around 1.37 million tons imported in 2013. It expects EU imports to decline about 7% to around 1.4 million tons in 2015.The Post estimates EU's 2014 milled...
3 days 20 hours ago
EU rice production, EU rice imports, EU rice exports

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