The Green Rice Project

Professor Adam Price & Dr Yit Teh
University of Aberdeen
Sustainable rice production in Europe.


GreenRice- (FACCE-ERA-NET) Seven partners in France, Italy, Spain and UK. Aiming to assess the suitability and sustainability of alternate wetting and drying (AWD) for EU rice production. Includes components on water use efficiency, greenhouse gas production, root growth regulation, importance of mycorrhizal fungi, and genetic mapping of AWD response, salinity tolerance, nematode resistance and interactions with mycorrhizal fungi. For more information visit the website

Measuring greenhouse gas emissions in 12 rice cultivar experiment in Vercelli, Italy.