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SRI method increase production, Times of India | November 16, 2014

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Small pictorial booklet on "Principles of SRI - Desirable & Non Desirable Practices"

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Potential of the SRI for systemic improvement in rice production and water use: the case of Andhra Pradesh, India
A. Ravindra and S. Bhagyalaxmi, SpringerLink | October 24, 2010


6,000 acres of fallow land made fertile
A.V. Ragunathan, The Hindu (Villupuram district, Tamilnadu) | December 7, 2014

highly beneficial:The system of rice intensification is gaining popularity among the farmers of Villupuram. With a view to giving a thrust to farm production, the State government has launched a scheme to make fallow lands fertile. Farming operations have resumed in 6,000 acres of land that has been lying idle for the past two to three years.

Farmer gets paddy yield of 15.8 tonnes per hectare
The Hindu (Theni district, Tamilnadu) | December 2, 2014

A paddy farmer in Cumbum Pudhupatti village has got a bumper yield this year, setting a new record in yield per hectare, thanks to the application of bio-fertilizers, green manure, proper split application of chemical fertilizers and adoption of modern agriculture practices. He has harvested 15.8 tonnes per hectare against the district average of 10 tonnes this season. It was the highest in the last one decade, said Agriculture Department officials..


Promotion of SRI - Millet: Reopening a Closed Chapter
Author(s): Kuntal Mukherjee, Siddharth Gahoi and Biswanath Sinha, International Journal of Agriculture Innovations and Research, Volume 3, Issue 3 | November 2014

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