Precious Commodity

Streaming Video - 2006
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A staple for over half the world, rice is truly a precious commodity. This program looks at the ubiquitous grain from all angles, offering concise sections on its history, biology, primary production, processing, marketing, and the environmental impact of its farming. In addition, the program highlights the creation of miracle rice strains through breeding or genetic modification and summarizes health and safety issues concerning rice farming and processing. A summary of information follows each section.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006]
Copyright Date: ©2003
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (31 min.) : sound, color, digital.
Alternative Title: Precious commodity


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