Japanese Scientists Develop Pioneering Drought-Resistant Rice Crop to Battle Climate Change

August 7, 2013 by  
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As the world’s population soars above 7 billion , the threat of severe drought weighs heavily on global food supply. To help in the fight against worsening climate change , scientists in Japan have bred a new strain of rice that can survive severe droughts that have been plaguing and wiping out out staple rice crops around the world. Read the rest of Japanese Scientists Develop Pioneering Drought-Resistant Rice Crop to Battle Climate Change Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: agriculture , Climate Change , deep rooting , deep rooting gene , DR01 , Drought , drought resistant rice , genetically modified crops , Japanese biotechnologists , Kinandang Patong , rice        

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