By changing the management of plants, soil, water and nutrients, “system of rice intensification” increase productivity of rice by 20 to 50 percent. Reducing the amount of water, money and labor, this unconventional method is becoming widely accepted through the farmers.
A farmworker in a rice paddy field in Ahmedabed, India. An unconventional method for growing rice has been found to increase yields by 20 to 50 percent. Filipino melon grower Denis Miguel was intrigued to hear of a young Indian farmer who in 2011 had broken the world record […]