GENESTIC

Food insecurity in India

Role of floods in causing food shortages in India:

Introducing Genestic:

Rice:

Natural ethylene buildup in flood conditions stimulates the production of gibberellin.

Solution (part I):

A) Short paddy rice variety(above) and B) long deepwater rice variety(below) were placed in rising levels of deep water. The experiment shows that artificially triggering ACE1 in deepwater stem elongation with some foliage above the water level can be achieved.

Sugarcane:

Solution (Part II):

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