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Re: Dryland Rice Farming WAS Madame, I'm Adam, not...

  • Subject: Re: [cg] Dryland Rice Farming WAS Madame, I'm Adam, not...
  • From: "Sharon Gordon" gordonse@one.net
  • Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2002 12:41:22 -0500

> would have to eat at least 3.7 kilos of dry weight rice - about nine
> kilos of cooked rice - to satisfy his or her daily need of vitamin A
> from "Golden Rice." A normal daily intake of 300 gram of rice would
> provide about eight percent percent of the vitamin A needed per day,

And in conrast, one to two cups of many cooked greens(depending on the
green) will provide enough vitamin A along with other vitamins and minerals.


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