The conversation about Kasalath rice continues, with some actual information about the accession in question. The back story has kinda sorta made its way into the mainstream media too. Reuters published the picture below yesterday (30 August).
A scientist locates the rice variety kasalath inside the gene bank at the International Rice Research Institute in Los Banos, Laguna
I guess we’ll just have to take Reuters’ word that the scientist is indeed locating Kasalath and not some other sample.
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