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Crops that feed the world 7: Rice
Fears about global food security led to a spike in food prices in 2008, social unrest and pushed a further 100 million people into poverty. Prices remain high and volatile. In this paper we take aExpand
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From ORYZA2000 to ORYZA (v3): An improved simulation model for rice in drought and nitrogen-deficient environments
Highlights • Improvements in ORYZA (v3) were identified and compared to ORYZA2000.• Soil carbon, nitrogen, and temperature dynamic modules were developed.• Algorithms for the effects of environmentalExpand
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2020 Vision for Indian Poultry Industry
A study was conducted to estimate the demand for egg and poultry meat for India in 2020. Income elasticities were calculated separately for urban and rural areas using National Sample Survey (NSS)Expand
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Rice and climate change: significance for food security and vulnerability
This is an expanded version of the chapter “Rice” in Thornton P, Cramer L, editors. 2012. Impacts of climate change on the agricultural and aquatic systems and natural resources within the CGIAR’sExpand
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India Edible Oil Consumption: A Censored Incomplete Demand Approach
A Censored Incomplete Demand System is applied to household expenditures for edible oil in India. The results show that edible peanut oil is still a luxury good in India, whereas expenditureExpand
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Factors Influencing Hybrid Rice Adoption: A Bangladesh Case
As rice constitutes the major share in cereal consumption in South and East Asian countries that ranges from as low as 40 per cent in India to 97 per cent in Myanmar, to ensure food security,Expand
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Quantifying production losses due to drought and submergence of rainfed rice at the household level using remotely sensed MODIS data
Combining remotely sensed Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) data with Bangladesh Household Income and Expenditure Survey (HIES) data, this study estimates losses in rainfed riceExpand
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Dairy Co-operatives and Milk Marketing in India: Constraints and Opportunities
Operation Flood and dairy co-operatives emerged in India as the largest rural employment scheme, enabling the modernization of the dairy sector to a level from where it can take off to meet not onlyExpand
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COTTON IN A FREE TRADE WORLD
"Trade liberalizing reform in the world cotton market would increase world cotton traded an average 2.69% over 5 yr and increase world cotton prices to an average 10.5%. A partial equilibrium modelExpand
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