De Datta published his findings that IR8 rice yielded about 5 tons per hectare with no fertilizer, and almost 10 tons per hectare under optimal conditions.
In the s, rice yields in India were about two tons per hectare; by the mids, they had risen to six tons per hectare. In Thomas Malthus made his prediction of impending famine. The Green Revolution spread technologies that already existed, but had not been widely implemented outside industrialized nations.
These programs successfully led the harvest double in these countries. Metro Pacific Investments Corp. Since cereals that absorbed extra nitrogen would typically lodge, or fall over before harvest, semi-dwarfing genes were bred into their genomes.
Its budget carrier Cebu Pacific last year said it was converting two of its planes to expand into cargo transport. The technologies in cultivation are targeted at providing excellent growing conditions, which included modern irrigation projects, pesticidesand synthetic nitrogen fertilizer.The Green Revolution spread technologies that already existed, but had not been widely implemented outside industrialized nations. POPI almost tripled its attributable profit during the second quarter of , lifted by its expansion into the industrial park and real estate logistics businesses. Ayala Land Inc. Agronomists bred cultivars of maize, wheat, and rice that are generally referred to as HYVs or " high-yielding varieties ". See also: Agriculture in Mexico Mexico has been called the "birth place and burial ground of the Green Revolution. Tomeldan said. Reasons cited include widespread corruption, insecurity, a lack of infrastructure, and a general lack of will on the part of the governments. For example, the Green Revolution replaced much of the land used for pulses that fed Indian peasants for wheat, which did not make up a large portion of the peasant diet. Tomeldan said in a statement.