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DA, PhilRice Golden Rice Seed Turnover in Nueva Ecija (May 6, 2022)

Author: DA Communications Group | 6 May 2022

Agriculture Secretary William Dar led the turnover of Golden Rice seeds for the wet season in a small ceremony held at the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice), May 6.

The Golden Rice seeds, which are of the Malusog-1 variety, enough for two hectares, will be distributed in preparation for the wet season.

Central Luzon State University (CLSU) has partnered with DA-PhilRice for the expansion of the golden rice seed production in the province, to be distributed among the Nueva Ecijan farmers. (Photos by Gian Carlo Luague, DA-AFID)