Data on rice production is a fundamental component of the economy in many Asian countries, yet the existing national accounting process is not sufficient to meet the information demand. Tri Setiyono and colleagues at IRRI published a new rice yield mapping study based on the microwave remote sensing data from multiple satellites and the ORYZA […]
Justin Djagba (AfricaRice) and Sander Zwart (IWMI) co-authored a data article describing the dataset used in two earlier studies that investigated the potential of rice production in inland valleys. The dataset includes the location-specific biophysical and socioeconomic characteristics analyzed from the interview of about 7,500 farmers in 500 inland valleys across three countries.
A recently published study co-authored by Andy Nelson from University of Twente/ITC and Alice Laborte and Nasreen Islam Khan from IRRI, used the multi-temporal Sentil-1 intensity data to discriminate rice establishment methods.
CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) released an integrated modeling framework, CRAFT, developed for running gridded crop modeling simulations.
Report of the High-Level Ministerial Conference on rice: Delivering on Commitments to Transform Africa’s Rice Industry
This document presents the report of the High-Level African Ministerial Conference on Rice held in Diamniadio, Senegal, on 25 September 2018, with the objective of generating a more collective policy direction and support for enhancing the implementation of investment programs geared towards the attainment of rice self-sufficiency in African countries and the creation of gainful […]