Tag: Burma Rice Research Station

New rice variety introduced for first crop of 2021

New rice variety introduced for first crop of 2021

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 31, 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha, today, officially launched the GRDB 16 rice variety for cultivation, at a ceremony held ... Read More

$109.7M seed cleaning facility established at Mahaica-Berbice

$109.7M seed cleaning facility established at Mahaica-Berbice

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- February 26, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 26, 2020 The Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) has invested $109.7Million in the establishment of a ... Read More

Burma Research Station continues to advance work in Seed paddy production during the 1st crop.

Burma Research Station continues to advance work in Seed paddy production during the 1st crop.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 14, 2019

The Burma Rice Research Station, the research arm of the Guyana Rice Development Board (GRDB) continues its work in the ... Read More

New paddy variety to increase yields

New paddy variety to increase yields

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 26, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, April 26, 2018 After seven years of working on the new paddy variety – “GRDB 15”, the ... Read More

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