System of Rice Intensification (SRI)

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SRI to the rescue of village hit by labour shortage
The Hindu | March 3, 2014

SRI Publications

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

NEWS | March 2014

System of Rice Intensification provides full rice plate at low price
Times of India | April 15, 2014

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 divisional commissionerate has its way, the yield of different varieties of rice grown using this technique will increase threefold in the next two years or so.

Growing rice with less water: case studies from India
K. Palanisami and Krishna Reddy (International Water Management Institute)'s Blog, CCAFS - CGIAR | March 20, 2014

Agriculture already faces uncertainty due to increasing regional variations in rainfall and temperature. In India, innovative practices can help grow rice, the main staple of some river-basins, using less water.


Effect of different crop establishment methods on rice (Oryza sativa L.) growth and yield - A review

Author(s): Parameswari Y.S., Srinivas A, Prakash T. Ram, Narendar G., Agricultural Reviews, Indian Journals | March 1, 2014.

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