Report

The Impact of ACIAR Supported Research in Lowland Rice Systems in the Lao PDR

B Malcolm, L Mullen, R Farquharson

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research ACIAR | Published : 2018

Abstract

This report provides an assessment of the impact of three ACIAR-supported projects dealing with lowland rice production in the Lao PDR: Plant breeding strategies for rainfed lowland rice in northeast Thailand and Laos (CSI/1995/100) Increased productivity of rice-based cropping systems in Lao PDR, Cambodia and Australia (CIM/1999/048) Increased productivity of rice-based cropping systems in Lao PDR (CSE/2006/041). The projects were led by Professor Shu Fukai from the University of Queensland and Dr Monthathip Chanphengsay from the National Agriculture and Forestry Research Institute in Laos. The projects contributed to the development and adoption by farmers of rice varieties that be..

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