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LANDBOUW: “China Invents Rice That Can Grow in Salt Water, Can Feed Over 200 Million People”

LANDBOUW: “China Invents Rice That Can Grow in Salt Water, Can Feed Over 200 Million People”

China Invents Rice That Can Grow in Salt Water, Can Feed Over 200 Million People Scientists in China succeeded in growing the yield of a strain of saltwater-tolerant rice nearly three times their expectation. In the spring months, over 200 types of rice were planted at the Saline-Alkali Tolerant Rice Research and Development Center in Qingdao, a coastal city in eastern China’s Shandong Province. Seawater from the Yellow Sea was pumped, diluted and channeled into the rice paddies. Researchers initially…

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