TRICHY: The system of rice intensification (SRI) methodology is gaining popularity in the district as the agriculture department has resolved to implement the technique on 87,500 acres out of 1.25 ...
She learned that rigorous seed selection is one of the most important steps in the System of Rice Intensification, which has helped her increase her harvest and income. Photo: Savann Oeurm/Oxfam ...
With water becoming an important cost, and with climate change and soil degradation, the System of Rice Intensification offers disadvantaged farming households better opportunities A truant monsoon is ...
Known as the System of Rice Intensification (SRI), the technology which focuses on the small-scale farmer, has the potential to double or even triple rice production in the country. How it works ...
A new WWF report highlights the relationship between rice, food security and water scarcity; and examines the contribution that the System of Rice Intensification (SRI) can make to address various ...
NAGPUR: The System of Rice Intensification (SRI) method of rice cultivation, which has been in existence in the region for some years, is now all set to revolutionize rice production. And if the ...
When the rainy season came early to the highlands of Madagascar in 1983, the rice seedlings in the nursery were still too young for transplanting, and French Jesuit priest Henri de Laulanié had to ...
Mbarali — FARMERS in the Mbeya Irrigation zone are adopting a newly introduced method of rice farming, known as System of Rice Intensification (SRI) or Kilimo Shadidi in Kiswahili. Visited farmers at ...
Now, a California-based company, Lotus Foods, is promoting this agriculture method, called the system of rice intensification (SRI) by providing farmers access to a global marketplace. Branded under ...
According to him, the program is supporting 5,000 rice farmers in the targeted counties by growing rice using the “System of Rice Intensification” (SRI) method to improve yields. The SRI is a method ...
This report highlights the experiences of Africare, Oxfam America and the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) working with the System of Rice Intensification (SRI) in the African Sahel, Southeast Asia, ...