The PhilRice Genebank contains more than 12,000 seed collections that serve as parents for breeding work. With a world reckoning with climate extremes, more adaptable rice Varieties derived from these treasures are needed. The Bank is one assurance that farmers will have climate change-resilient rice to plant.
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Philippine Rice Research Institute Maligaya, Science City of Munoz Nueva Ecija 3119
To improve competitiveness of the Philippine rice industry and transform it to be more profitable, resilient and sustainable through responsive, balanced, environmentally-sound and partnership-based research, development and extension.