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By now new modern rice varieties (MVs) with multiple pest and disease resistance have completely replaced early MVs, such as IRS and IR8, except in a few areas of Asia. T [...]
1994-05 | Journal Article |
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Interest in the economics of plant breeding first emerged during the late 1960s and early 1970s following the well-known green revolutions in wheat and rice. Since that [...]
2002 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
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While intervillage differences in the adoption of modern rice varieties (MVs) are explained mainly by environmental variables, rather than by socioeconomic factors, relat [...]
1990-08 | Journal Article |
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There have been many previous studies of technical inefficiency in rice production in the Philippines, but none has focused simultaneously on production risk and technica [...]
2004 | Working or Discussion Paper |
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This paper aims to examine changes in household income sources and its impact on household income distribution in the post-Green Revolution periods in 1985 and 1998 in th [...]
2001-06 | Journal Article |
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Farming in the rainfed lowlands of northwest Luzon, Philippines, is highly intensive, diversified, and commercialised. The cropping-system is predominantly rice-based in [...]
2005 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
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As population pressure on land grows rapidly in Kenya, rural farmers have started to intensify land use, which has led to the emergence of a new maize farming system. The [...]
2015 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
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It is widely believed that a Green Revolution similar to the one achieved in Asia is impossible in Sub-Saharan Africa. Although grain yields have been stagnant in this re [...]
2005 | Journal Article |
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As population pressure on land grows rapidly in Kenya, rural farmers have started to intensify land use, which has lef to the emergence of a new maize farming system. Th [...]
2015 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |