Reinventing rice: New saltwater rice developed in China could feed over 200 million people


Reinventing rice

The new salt-resistant species could boost China’s production by 20%, providing unexpectedly good yields. There are also reported benfits to these strains. Image credits: Xinhua. Rice can be grown pretty much anywhere in the world, even on steep hills and mountain areas. However, it’s labor-intensive and requires ample quantities of water, which has made it a…




Reinventing rice: New saltwater rice developed in China could feed over 200 million people
Reinventing rice: New saltwater rice developed in China could feed over 200 million people
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