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This is the VOA Special English Agriculture Report.
White rice is the world's most popular form of rice. What it goes through a million process that removes many nutrients. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough vitamin A.
Each year, an estimated two hundred and fifty thousand to half a million children go blind from vitamin A deficiency. The World Health Organiazation says half of them die within a year of losing their sight. Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Afica and Southeast Asia.
So, scientists __ of an answer. They conbind white rice with plain compounds that the body can change into vitamin A. The rice contains better carotene and other carotenoids. This plant colorings give the rice a golden color. The scientists also found of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered. They say, it can not be made using traditional methods to preplants.
The scientists work for ten years until 1990 to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Benet took nine more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed.
The first few tests took place in 2004 at Louisiana State University in the United State. Golden rice is currently being tested in the Philippines. It is still not avalable for generable use.
Co-inventor Engo Patrica says rice with two added genes will be avalable in 2013. One gene comes from maize or corn and the other from a soil bacteria. Mr Patrica sees retired from the Suiz Federal Insititute of Technology. He blaims the delays of too many rules about genetically modified crops.
Opponents say such crops may cause environmental damage by breeding with conventional plants. Opponents also question the safety of biotech foods.
Mr Patrica says golden rice has never been shown to be unsafe for the environment or people. Many agricultural organiazations support the project. But there are also critics, including researches for the environmental group Green Peas. Several months ago they questioned whether golden rice could do much for vitamin A difficiency. They said, releasing genetically modified rice in Acia could prominently change traditional rice priorties and wild ancestors of rice.
And that's the VOA Special English Agricultural Report, witten by JW. For more news about rice research, go to voaspecialenglish.com. I'm Bob Doty.

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This is the voa special english agriculture report.White rice is the world's most popular form of rice, but it go through a …… process that remove many nutrients. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough vitamin A. Each year, an ……… 250,000 to half a million children go …… from vitamin A ………. The World Health Organziation says half of them die within a year of lose their sight. Vitamin A ……… is a problem especially in Africa and Southeast Asia.
So, scientists thought of an answer. They combine the white rice with plant ………, that the body can change into vitamin A. The rice contains …… ……… and other ………. These plant color give the rice a golden color.
The scientists also think of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetical engineer. They say it can not be made   traditional methods to …… plants.
The sicentists work for 10 years until 1990 to develop the technology to add …… to rice. Then it took 9 more years to get the they wanted into the   .
The first    tests took place in 2004 in the United States. Golden rice is        being tested in          . It is still not       for         use.
                   says rice with 2 add       would be available in 2013. One gene comes from      or corn, and the other from a             . Mr.        is retired from the               of Technology. He blame the      on to many rules about              crops.
           say such crops may cause environmental demage by      with conventional plants.                environment or people. Many agriculture organizations support the project.
But there are also                           for the environmental group Green Peace. Several months ago, they questioned whether golden rice could do much for vitamin A           , they said                                                                    And that's the voa special english agriculture report. Writtern by      . For more news about rice research, go to                , I'm Bob .


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This is the VOA Special English Agriculture Report.

White rice is the world's most popular form of rice. What it goes through a million process that removes many nutrients. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough vitamin A. Each year, almosts 250,000 to half a million children go blind from vitamin A deficiency. The World Health Organization says half of them die within a year of losing their sight.


Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and south Eastation. So scientists foldt the answer. They combined the white rice with plant componts that the body can change into vitamin A. The rice contains whatiacong and other conatnnoise. This plant coloring gives the rice a golden color.


The scientists also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered. They say it cannot be made traditional methods to pree plants. The scientists work for 10 years until 1990 to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Then it took 9 more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed.


The first few tests took place in 2004 at L State University in the United States. Golden rice is currently been tested in the Philippines. It is not still available for general use.  Co-inventor I.P says rice with two added genes will be available in 2013. One gene comes from meise or corn and the other from a soilbackterian. Mr. P says retired from the swice federald institals of technology. He blames the delays on too many rules about genetically modified crops. Abonan say such crops may cause environmental damage by breading with conventional plants. Aformance also question the safety of biotech foods.


Mr. P says golden rice has never been choone unsafe to environment or people. Many agricultural organizations support the project. But they are also critics, including researchers for the environmental group going peace. Several months ago they question whether golden rice could do much for vitamin A deficiency. They said releasing dramaticly modified rice in Asia could perminatly change traditional rice veriaties and wild anthersters of rice.


And that's the VOA Special English Agriculture Report. Written by J.Watson. For more news about rice research, go to voaspecialenglish.com. I'm Bob Doti.

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This is The VOA Special English Agriculture Report.
White rice is the world's most popular form of rice .but it go through a milling process that removes many nutrients.as a result,people who eat a poor diet base on white rice may not get enough vitamin A.
Each year an extimated 250,000 to half a million children go blind from vitamin A deficiency. The World Health Organziation says half of them die within a year of losting they sight.Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especial in Africa and Southeast Asia. so ,scientist thought of an answer. They combined the white rice with plant compounds that the body can change into Vitamin A,the rice contains beta carotene and other carotenosis. These plant colorings give the rice a golden color.
The scientist also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered.they say it can not be made using traditional methods to breed plants.the scientist work for ten years until 1990to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Then it took 9 more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed.
The first field tests took place in 2004  at Luisianna State University in the United States. Golden rice is currently being tested in the Philippines. It still not available for general use.
Co-inventer Ingo Patrikers says rice with 2 added genes would be available in 2013. One gene comes from maize or corn, and the other from a soil bacterium. Mr.Patrikers is retired from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. He blames the delays on too many rules about genetically motified crops.





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White rice is the world's most popular form of rice. When it goes through a million process, every moves, many nutrients. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough Vitamin A.
Each year, estimated 250,000 to half a million children go blind from Vitamin A deficiency. The WHO says half of them die within a year of losing their sight. Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and South east Asia.
So, scientists thought of an answer. They combined white rice with plant compounds that body can change into Vitamin A. The rice contains basic carotin and other carotenases. These plant carotin gives rice a golden color.
The scientists also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered. They say it can not be made using traditional methods to breed plants.
The scientists worked for 10 years until 1990 to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Then they took 9 more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed.
The first fill tests took place in 2004 at L. State University in the US. Golden rice is currently been tested in the Philippines. It is still not available for general use. C. I. says rice which is added into genes will be available in 2013. One gene comes from mays or corn and the others are from soil bacteria.
Mr. P retired from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. He blames the delay of too many rules about genetically modified crops. Opponents say such crops may cause environmental damage by reading conventional plans. Opponents also questioned the safety of bio-tech food. Mr. P says golden rice has never shown to be unsafe for the environment or people.
Many agricultural organizations support the project while they are also critics including researches for the environmental groupGreen Peace.
Several month ago, they questioned whether the golden rice could do much for the Vitamin A deficiency.  They said releasing the genetically modified rice in Asia could permanently change the traditional rice varieties and wild ancestors of rice.
And that's the VOA Special English Agricultural Repot.
                                                   
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This the VOA special English agriculture reports.

White rice is world's most popular form of rice.but it goes through a milling process that removes many new nutrients. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough by vitamin A. Each year an estimated two hundred fifty thousand to half a millon children  go blind from Vitamin A deficieny. The world health organization says half of them die with a year of losing their sight. Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Affrica and Southeast Asia. So scientists thought of  an answer, they combined the white rice with plant compounds, that body can change into Vitamin A. The rice contains **  and other ** ,these plant colorings give the rice golden color. The scientist also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetic engineered, they say it can not be made using tradional methods to breed plants. The scientists worked for 10 years until 1990 to develop the technology to add genes to rice.Then it took 9 more years to get the genes they wanted into the seeds.The first few tests took place in 2004 at Luisiana State University in the US.Golden rice is currently been tested in the Phillipines.It is still not available in (general) use.(Coenventer Ingopatric) says rice with 2 added genes will be available in 2013. One gene comes from mais or corn and the other from a soil bacterium.Mr.( Patric) is retired from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.He blames the delays on too many rules of tranadically modify crops. Opponants say such crop may cause environmental damage by weeding with conventional plants.Opponants also question the safety of biotech foods.Mr.Patrioc says golden rice has never been shown to be unsafe for the environment or people.Many agricultural organizations support the project. But there are also critics including researches for the environmental group, Green Peace.Several months ago they questioned whether goleden rice could do much for vitamine A defficiency.They said releasing genetically mode of white rice in nature could prominately change traditional rice varieties and wild ancestors of rice.
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This is the voa special english agriculture report. White rice is the world’s most popular form of rice. When it goes through a million process that removes many nutrients. As a result people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough vitamin a. each year, an estimate made, 250,000 to half a million children go blind from vitamin a deficiency. The world healthful organization says half of them die within a year of losing their sight. Vitamin a deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and southy station. So scientists thought of an answer. They combined rice and plant ** that body can change into vitamin A. the rice contains **,and other **. These plants color give the rice golden color. These scientists also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor famers. But the rice is genetically engineered. They say it can not be made using traditional methods to breed the plants. The scientists worked for ten years until 1990 to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Benit to orgni more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed. The first field test took place in 2004 at ** university in the United States. Golden rice is currently been tested in the Philippines. It’s still not available for general use. ***says rice with two added genes will be available in 2013. One gene comes from mains or corn, and the other form a soil bacterieer. Mr Portric is retired from suzze federal institute of technology. He blains the delays on to many rules of genetically modified crops. **say, such crops may cause environmental damage. By breeding with conventional plants, ** also question the safety of biological foods. Mr Portric says the golden rice has never been shown to be unsafe for the environment or people. Many agriculture organizations support the project. But they are all also critics, including researches for the environmental group, green piece. Several months ago, they questioned whether golden rice could do much for vitamin a deficiency. They say, releasing genetically modified rice in Asia could permanently change traditional rice varieties and wild ancestors of rice.
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This is the VOA Special English Agricultural Report.
White rice is the world's most popular form of rice. But it goes through X process that removes many nutrient. As the result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough vitamin A.
Each year, an estimate on 250,000 to half a million children go X from vitamin A deficiency. The World Healthy Organization says half of them die with in a year of losing their sight.  
Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and Southeast Asia. So, scientists X of an answer, they combined white rice with plant compounds that the body can change into vitamin A. The rice contain XX and other XX. These plants colors give the rice X in color.
The scientsts also found a plan to give away this gorden rice for free to our farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered. They say they can not be made using traditional methods to breed plants. The scientst work for ten years untill 1990 to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Then, it took 9 more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed. The first few tests took place in 2004 at XX university in the United States.
Golden rices currently being tested in the XX. It is still not available for X views. X inventer XX says rice is too add genes will be available in 2030s.
One genes, comes from X or corns, and the other from oil bacterial. Mr.X says retired from the X Fatirel Institude of Technology, he blaimes that the delay on too many X about genetically modified of X X. X say such crops may cause environment damage by X with conventional plants. X aslo question the safety of buy the test foods.
Mr.X says golde in rice has never be shown to the unsafe for the environment or people. Many agricultural arganizations support the project, but there are aslo critics including researchers for the environmental group Green Peace.
Several months ago, they question whether the golden rice could do much for vitamint A deficiency. They said releasing genetically modified rice in nature could permamently change traditonal rice for X and wild ancesters of rice.
And that's the VOA Special English Agricultural Report.                                                                                                               

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This is the voa special English agricultral report.
White rice is the world’s most popular form of rice. But it goes through a milling process that removes many [url=]nutrient[/url]s. As a result people who eat a poor [url=]diet[/url] base on white rice many not get enough vitamin A. Each year, an estimated 250000 to half a million children go blind from vitamin A deficiency. The world health organization says half of them die within a year of losing their sight. Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and southeast Asia. So scientists brought out an answer.
They combined white rice with plant compounds that the body can change into vitamin A. the rice contains beta carotene and other [url=]carotenosis[/url], these plant colorings give the rice a golden color. The scientists also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free for poor farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered. They say they can not be made using traditional methods to [url=]pre[/url] plants.
The scientists worked for ten years until 1990 to develop the technology to add [url=]gene[/url]s to rice. Then they took nine more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed. The first fill tests took place in 2004 at Louisiana state university in the United States. Golden rice is currently being tested in the Philippines. It is still nor available for general use.
Co-inventer Engolpatric says rice with two added genes will be available in 2030. one gene comes from maize or [url=]corn[/url] and the other from a[url=] soil[/url] [url=]bacterium.[/url] Mr. Partric says  retired from the Swiss federal institute of technology. He blames the delays on too many rules about genetically modified crops. Opponents say such crops many cause environmental damage by [url=]breeding [/url]with [url=]conventional[/url] plants. Opponents also question the safety of[url=] biotech[/url] foods.
Mr. [url=]Patrick[/url] says golden rice has never been shown to be unsafe for the environment or people. Many agricultural organizations support the project. But there are also critics including researchers from the environment group Green Peace. Several months ago they question whether golden rice could do much for vitamin A deficiency. They said releasing genetically modified rice in Asia could [url=]permanently [/url]change traditional rice varities and wild ancestors of rice.  
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This is the VOA SPECIAL ENGLISH AGRICULTURE REPORT.
White rice is the world's most popular form of rice, but it goes through a milling process that removes many nutrients. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough vitamin A.
Each year, an estimated 250,000 to half a million children go blind from vitamin A deficiency. The World Health Organziation says half of them die within a year of losing their sight. Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and Southeast Asia.
So, scientists thought of an answer. They combined the white rice with plant compounds, that the body can change into vitamin A. The rice contains beta carotene and other carotenosis. These plant colorings give the rice a golden color.
The scientists also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered. They say it can not be made using traditional methods to breed plants.
The sicentists work for 10 years until 1990 to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Then it took 9 more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed.
The first field tests took place in 2004 at Luisianna State University in the United States. Golden rice is currently being tested in the Philippines. It is still not available for general use.
Co-inventer Ingo Patrikers says rice with 2 added genes would be available in 2013. One gene comes from maize or corn, and the other from a soil bacterium. Mr.Patrikers is retired from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. He blames the delays on too many rules about genetically motified crops.
Opponents say such crops may cause environmental demage by breeding with conventional plants. Opponents also question the safety of biotech foods. Mr.Partrikers says golden rice has never been shown to be unsafe for the environment or people. Many agriculture organizations support the project.
But there are also critics, including the researchers for the environmental group Green Peace. Several months ago, they questioned whether golden rice could do much for vitamin A deficiency, they said releasing genetically motified rice in Asia could permamently change traditional rice varieties and wild ancesters of rice.
And that's the VOA SPECIAL ENGLISH AGRICULTURE REPORT. Writtern by Jeroline Watson. For more news about rice research, go to VOASPECIALENGLISH.COM, I'm Bob Doughty.
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This is the VOA Special English Agriculture Report. Wet rice is the most popular form of rice. What it go through a million process that removes many nutrients. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on wet rice may not get enough vitamin A. Each year, an estimated two hundred fifty thousand to half a million children go blind from a Vitamin A deficiency. World Health Organisation says half of them die within a year of losing their sight.
Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and south of Asia. So scientists got an answer. They combined wet rice with plant compounds that the body can change into Vitamin A. The rice contains big caroteen* and other caratnoid*. This plant coloring gives the rice a golden color. The scientists also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is geneticly engineered. They say it can not be made using traditional methods to breed plants. The scientists work for ten years until nineteen-ninety to develope the technology to add genes to rice. Then it took nine more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed. The first field tests took place in two thousand four at Louisiana State University in the United States.
Golden rice is currently been tested in the Philippines. It is still not available for general use. Cowinwentor*Ingowpatricer says rice with two added genes will be available in twenty thirteen. One gene cames from Mays or Cown*, and the other from a soil bacteria. Mr Patricer*Seas retired from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. He blames the delays on two many roofs about genetically moderfied* crops. Opponents say such crops may cause environmental damage by breeding with conventional plants. Opponents also question the safety of biotechfoods.
Mr patricer* says golden rice has never been shown to be unsafe for the environment or people. Many agricultural organisations support the project. But there are also critics including researches for the environmental group green piece. Several months ago they question whether golden rice could do much for Vitamin A deficiency. They said releasing genetically morderfied* rice in Asia could permitedly change traditional rice perioties* and wild ancestors of rice. And that's the VOA Special English Agriculture Report, written by Jeroly Watson. For more news about rice research, go to voaspecialenglish.com. I'm Bob Daughty.

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This is the VOA Special English Agriculture Report.White rice is the world's most popular form of rice, but it goes through a milling process that we removes many nutritions. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough vitamin A. Each year, An estimated two hundred fifty thousand to half a million children go blind from vitamin A deficiency. The World Health Organization says half of them die within a year of losing their sight. Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa, and Southeast Asia. So scientist thought of an answer, they combined white rice with plant compounds that the body can change into vitamin A. The rice contains beta carotene, and other carotenoids, this plant colorings give the rice a golden color. The scientist also thought of a plan to give away this golden rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered, they say it can not be made using traditional methods to breed plants. The scientist worked for ten years until 1919 to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Then It took nine more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed. The first field test took place in 2004 at Louisiana state university in the United States. Golden rice is currently being tested in the Philippines, it still not available for general use. C.P says rice with two added genes will be available in 2030. One gene comes from maize or corn, and the other from soil bacterium. Mr P retired from the Swiss federal institute of technology.  He blames the delays on too many rules about genetically modified crops. Opponents say such crops may cause environment damage by breeding with conventional plans. Opponents also question the safety of biotech foods. Mr P says golden rice has never been shown to be unsafe for the environment or people. Many agriculture organizations support the project. But they are also critics, including researchers for the environment group green peace. Several months ago, they question whether golden rice could do much for vitamin A deficiency. They said releasing genetically modified rice in Asia could permanently change traditional rice varieties and wild ancestors of rice.
And that's the VOA Special English Agriculture Report, written by J.W. For more news about rice research, go to voaspecialenglish.com. I'm B.G.

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This is the VOA special english agriculture report.
White rice is the world's most popular form of rice.But it goes through a million process that removes many nutrients.as a result,people who eat a poor diet based on white rice will not get enough vitamin A.each year, an estimated 250,000 to half a million children go blind from vitamin A deficiency. The world health organization says half of them die  within a year of losing their sight.
Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and south-east Asia.so scientists ? the answer.they combined the white rice with plant compounds that body can changed into vitamin A.the rice contains betacarotene and other carotenoids, these plant coloring give the rice a golden color.
The scientists also found a plan to give away these gold rice for free to poor farmers.but the rice is genetically engineered, they say it can not be made using traditional message to breed plants.
The scientists worked for ten years untill 1990 to develop their technology to add genes to rice.then it took nine more years to get the genes they wanted into the seeds.The first field tests took place in 2004 at / university in the united states. Golden rice is currently being tested in Philippines.it is still not available for / use. current inventor / says rice with two add genes would be available in 2013.One gene come from the maize or corn, and the other from a soil bacterial.Mr.P retired from tue Swiss Federal Instituter of Technology.he blames his delays on too many rules about genetically modify crops.opponents say such crops may cause environmental damage by breeding with conventional plants.opponents also question the safety of bio-tech foods.
Mr.P says golden rice has never been shown to be unsafe for environment or people. Many agriculture organizations support the project, but they are also critics including reseachers for environmental group green peace.several month ago, they questioned whether golden rice could do much for vitamin A deficiency. they said relation genetically modified rice in Asia could permanently change tradition rice pariaties and wild ancestors of rice.
















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White rice is the world's most popular form of rice. But it goes through a milling process that removes many nutrients. As a result, people who eat a poor diet based on white rice may not get enough vitamin A.
Each year an estimated two hundred fifty thousand to half a million children go blind from vitamin A deficiency. The World Health Organization says half of them die within a year of losing their sight. Vitamin A deficiency is a problem especially in Africa and Southeast Asia.
So scientists thought of an answer. They combined white rice with plant compounds that the body can change into vitamin A. The rice contains beta-carotene and other carotenoids. These plant colorings give the rice a golden color.
The scientists also thought of a plan to give away this Golden Rice for free to poor farmers. But the rice is genetically engineered. They say it cannot be made using traditional methods to breed plants.
The scientists worked for ten years, until nineteen ninety, to develop the technology to add genes to rice. Then it took nine more years to get the genes they wanted into the seed.
The first field tests took place in two thousand four at Louisiana State University in the United States. Golden Rice is currently being tested in the Philippines. It is still not available for general use.
Co-inventor Ingo Potrykus says rice with two added genes will be available in twenty-thirteen. One gene comes from maize, or corn, and the other from a soil bacterium.
Mr. Potrykus is retired from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. He blames the delays on too many rules about genetically modified crops.
Opponents say such crops may cause environmental damage by breeding with conventional plants. Opponents also question the safety of biotech foods.
Mr. Potrykus says Golden Rice has never been shown to be unsafe for the environment or people. Many agricultural organizations support the project.
But there are also critics, including researchers for the environmental group Greenpeace. Several months ago they questioned whether Golden Rice could do much for vitamin A deficiency. They said releasing genetically modified rice in Asia could permanently change traditional rice varieties and wild ancestors of rice.



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