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(Part B) Producing More Crops per Drop: An Innovative Way of Rice Cultivation

System of Rice Intensification (known as SRI) is a set of rice farming practices developed to increase the productivity of land and water. Experience and trials from across regions show that SRI can increase rice yields using less water, labor and other farm inputs. SRI crops display features such as, greater resistance to drought conditions, wind damage, and other climate challenges, hence making them more resilient to changing climate and to increasing competition for water. SRI has been seen as a Climate-Smart Agriculture practice with proven results.

This learning component include two parts. Part A presents the basic principles of SRI, advantages and constraints of applying SRI. Part B presents a step-by-step guidance of how-to apply SRI to practitioners.

Also available in French and Spanish.

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Anvar

- Mar 25, 2020
Interesting!

Joy Mildred Adhiambo

- Dec 5, 2019
Producing More Crops per Drop: An Innovative Way of Rice Cultivation

Huong

- Nov 19, 2019
A very concise introduction and clear guideline to the SRI practice. Thank you!

Andradiet I.J

- Nov 6, 2019
practices has proven the innovation has tremendous benefit and protect the environment better. Any reluctance to implement ? ... could be mindset ? another factors ?

Monir

- Apr 18, 2019
Great work

Vedat

- Apr 9, 2019
(Part B) Producing More Crops per Drop: An Innovative Way of Rice Cultivation

Arifin

- Apr 3, 2019
Menarik sekali

Jafar

- Mar 19, 2019
Sangat Menarik

Mariam

- Oct 23, 2018
Very interesting, thank you!

Ki

- Jul 6, 2018
Great!
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