A Pakistani scientist Dr Fida Abbasi has developed Super NPT technology to enhance rice production
In an interview‚ she said this technology will raise number of grains per panicle of rice plant from 250 to 700. This will increase rice production from 5 tons per hectare to 15 tons per hectare.
Dr Abbasi had been serving at Hazara University Mansehra as a professor at the Department of Genetics.
Source: Radio Pakistan.
Story first published: 22nd November 2012