RKB-Assam launched as part of World Bank funded project- Assam Agri-business and Rural Transformation
The Rice Knowledge Bank – Assam (RKB-Assam) is an agriculture web portal i.e. dedicated to enhancing knowledge on rice production techniques, agricultural technologies, best production practices and state agriculture facts. It serves to address the challenges for agricultural development by supporting fast and effective transfer of technologies and knowledge from the research laboratory to farmer’s fields. RKB-Assam has been launched as part of the World Bank funded project- Assam Agri-business and Rural Transformation (APART). The portal is the result of efforts of Assam Rural Infrastructure and Agricultural Services Society (ARIAS), Assam Agricultural University (AAU); with technical assistance from International Rice Research Institute (IRRI).
Topics: Assam • International Rice Research Institute • Los Baños, Laguna • Northeast India • Rice • Rockefeller Foundation • States and union territories of India • Subdivisions of India • Tourism in North East India