System of Rice Intensification (SRI)

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Sustainable Sugarcane Initiative (SSI) working well for farmers, The Hindu | January 25, 2016 

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


Sowing the seed of hope
T. Saravanan, Metroplus, The Hindu (Tamilnadu) | March 4, 2016

Winner of the State Award in Agriculture, 32 years old P. Prasanna is a role model for women aspiring to become farmers. 

Nothing to beat black rice
K.P. Prabhakaran Nair, Business Line | February 9, 2016

Arguably of Japanese origin, and full of therapeutic properties, it grows in Manipur. Why not popularise it all over India?. 

SRI technique adopted by this teacher - farmer yields CM award
Pon Vasanth Arunachalam, The Hindu (Tamilnadu) | February 3, 2016

For P. Prasanna (32), who has bagged Tamil Nadu Chief Ministerís Special Award this year for high yield of paddy by adopting System of Rice Intensification (SRI) technique, her interest towards farming never wanes though she is a busy woman juggling time between managing her family and being a teacher in a private school. 


System of Rice Intensification provides environmental and economic gains but at the expense of social sustainability ó A multidisciplinary analysis in India
Author(s): Alfred Gathorne-Hardya, D. Narasimha Reddy, M. Venkatanarayana, Barbara Harriss-White, Agriculture Systems, Volume 143 | March 2016

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