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Large tracts of Canacona fields lying fallow, Navhind Times | November 1, 2015 

SRI Brief Report

A Brief Report 2014 - System of Rice Intensification (SRI) with the rainfed tribal farmers of Malkangiri, Odisha"

SRI Article

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


Why Leelaben matters so much
Rasheeda Bhagat, Business Line (Gujarat) | November 9, 2015

A tribal woman shows farmers how to transform their lives by adopting efficient and environmentally friendly practices. 

Cumbum farmers record bumper paddy yield
The Hindu (Tamilnadu) | November 5, 2015

Early onset of monsoon, timely release of water from Periyar dam for irrigation and adoption of  modern agriculture practices, including System of Rice Intensification, have helped farmers in  Cumbum valley get a bumper yield in the first cropping season. The highest yield in Theni district this season was 10,072 kilogram per hectare and the lowest 8,595 kg. 

6,550 hectares of paddy under SRI
The Hindu (Tamilnadu) | November 4, 2015

As many as 6,550 hectares of paddy crop will be brought under the System Rice Intensification (SRI) method in the current season, according to Collector S. Jayandhi. She was inspecting the progress of bringing paddy fields under SRI at Muthaladampatti. 


Comparing System of Wheat Intensification (SWI) with standard recommended practices in the northwestern plain zone of India
Author(s); Shiva Dhar, B.C. Barah, Abhay K. Vyas and Norman T. Uphoff, Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science | October 31, 2015

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