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Spatial database of the world’s rice production developed

to address research and policy questions on food security

Rice is an important food source for a majority of the world population. Worldwide, on average around 60 kilograms of rice is consumed per year per person. Researchers from all over the world, including from the ITC Faculty of the University of Twente, have developed the RiceAtlas: a spatial database that answers key questions like where, when and how much rice is grown globally. The database has just been made publicly available.

Spatial database of the world’s rice production developed more

February 2010

  1. 18 02 2010 Emeritus Professor Colin Reeves: five years after
  2. 08 02 2010 Information Evening GIMA MSc programme
  3. 03 02 2010 Web-Based Architecture for On-Demand Maps
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