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Rice Bio-Park 

Rice Bio-Park 

Duration: 2013 - 2019

Study sites : Department of Agricultural Research, Yezin, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar 

Project Contact:  Dr.Hameeda and Dr.Pillayar

Donor: Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Govt. of India, New Delhi  

Project Objectives: 

Setting up the various units within the Bio-Park including construction of buildings of Rice Bio-Park, procurement, supply, installation and commissioning of necessary equipment and machinery and providing hands on training to Myanmar staff and technicians and also men and women farmers in the region.

Expected outcomes:

The park serves as Training cum Demonstration Park for conversion of Rice Biomass into market driven value added products, thus helping generate more jobs and income for small land holding families engaged in rice farming..