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Table 3 Overview of external characteristics of rice breeding organisations

From: Global survey of rice breeders to investigate characteristics and willingness to adopt alternative breeding methods

  Level All  
Environment
Ecosystem (188 obs.), n Coastal 25  
Deepwater 12  
Flood prone 30  
Irrigated 147  
Rainfed 86  
Temperate 23  
Upland 50  
Seasons per year (189 obs.), mean (sd)   1.62 (0.56)
Geography
Origin (location) institute (189 obs.), n (%) Asia 123 (65%)
Africa 28 (15%)
South America 23 (12%)
North America 8 (4%)
Europe 2 (1%)
Middle East 5 (3%)
  1. Sample size is 189 observations
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