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SRI Paddy Field Photograph


Field Demonstration on SRI Paddy by Astha Beej Co. Pvt. Ltd.


Update-Ag Min 3rd estimate for crops 2009-10

Revision is here!

I've replaced the table I posted a few days earlier with the full numbers from the Ag Min.

The Ministry of Agriculture has released the third advance estimates for 2009-10.

A rice variety that can be eaten without cooking

A rice variety that can be eaten without cooking

Crop production 2009-10 estimates

Here we go with the Second Advance Estimates of crop production for 2009-10. This is part of the spreadsheet I maintain - it goes back to 1997-98. This selection is for 2008-10 so that it fits in this space:

Want to eat rice without cooking?

First indication of rain deficit impact on crop production

The Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) has made what sounds to me like a realistic forecast of crop production. Also, the Fourth Advance estimates have just been released (I will post them here as soon as I can). This is the PTI report which quotes CMIE:

TRANSGENIC RICE - Review (AK Gupta, Ph.D)

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System of Rice Intensification (SRI)

 System of Rice Intensification (SRI)

Rice landraces of Goa

                                                                   Rice landraces of Goa

Rice milling : Post Harvest Management of Paddy.

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Rice Milling :

India is the second largest producer of rice in the world. The mechanized sector of rice milling industry handles more than 45 million tonnes of paddy annually. About 10-15 million tonnes are processed through large scale modern mills involved in producing fine quality of rice for export market.

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