Golden Rice | The Daily Star
  • Golden rice in Bangladesh

    Golden rice to be available soon: Minister

    Golden rice, a new variety of rice enriched with Vitamin A will be available soon, said Agriculture Minister Dr Abdur Razzak.

  • Golden rice: The malnutrition fighting crop

    Over the past two decades, Bangladesh has remarkably managed to feed an increasing population better - the UN's Food and Agricultural Organization estimates that in 1993...

  • Field test on for 3 more GM crops

    Inspired by the success of the country's first commercially released biotech crop -- Bt brinjal -- in 2013, Bangladesh is now

  • Vitamin A-enriched 'Golden Rice'

    It is undoubtedly great news that Bangladeshi scientists will be conducting field test on a vitamin A-enriched rice variety called Golden Rice, prior to taking it to the production phase.