JICA recognizes AGRA for role in initiative that has doubled Africa’s rice yield in 10 years
Rice is increasingly growing in importance across Africa. The continent consumes 30 million metric tons (MT) of the commodity per annum. However, 59% of it – equivalent to 17.7 million MT, is imported costing the continent about USD 5.4 billion a year.
Today, the continent’s total rice …read more