The African flavor of Chinese hybrid rice

Publication date:

October 9, 2023


the Xinhua News Agency


Chinese hybrid rice technology has helped Madagascar overcome hunger and increased food security, with over 20 African countries planting Chinese hybrid rice varieties. China established agricultural technology centers in Africa, aiding nations like Burundi in achieving higher rice yields and reducing poverty. The African branch of the China National Hybrid Rice Engineering and Technology Research Center aims to help Africa achieve food security and eradicate hunger by promoting hybrid rice technology and agricultural training across the continent.


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