Cambodian Agricultural Research Center Honored

The Cambodian Center for Study and Development in Agriculture has been recognized for its contributions to Cambodians by the a group of experts at Food Tank.

The US-based think tank said the center, known in Cambodia as Cedac, was responsible for higher yields in Cambodian agriculture production through its research. It put Cedac on a list of countries that are improving the global food system.

Cedac works through a network of farmers to apply what is called the System of Rice Intensification, which seeks to boost yields while reducing the use of chemicals. …