rice sufficiency - updates

Rappler's latest stories on rice sufficiency

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Government to settle for 93% rice self-sufficiency rate

Feb 21, 2019 - 4:55 PM

The unimpeded rice importation will mean that the locally produced rice should not fill up the Philippines' rice demand

Planting Rice - Jaen, Nueva Ecija. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Agri chief: I did not steal from public funds

Jun 26, 2014 - 3:42 PM

Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala says he began to clean up the DA long before the appointment of Secretary Francis Pangilinan leading to P147 billion in rice import savings

How to discourage rice smuggling

Mar 28, 2014 - 6:52 PM

Can the Philippines stop rice smuggling? Experts say yes through policies governing domestic rice prices and rice trade

RICE SMUGGLING. Can the Philippines stop rice smuggling? Experts say yes, through policies governing domestic rice prices and rice trade. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Palay production up in 2013 despite typhoons

Jan 17, 2014 - 8:09 PM

Rice production in areas barely affected by Typhoon Yolanda pulls up the country s overall output

HIGHER OUTPUT. Palay output grew in 2013 despite typhoons.Photo by  AFP.