Rice Production

Some articles on rice, production, rice production:

Laotian Society - Lowland Lao Society
... in valley areas that give as much access as possible to land suitable for paddy rice cultivation ... Usually, villages are separated by rice fields or unused land ... the government has encouraged commercial production for trade and export ...
Agriculture In Laos - Rice Farming
... Rice is the main crop grown during the rainy season, and under usual conditions, rainfall is adequate for rice production ... to fall for several weeks to a month at a critical time in the rice growing cycle, yields will be significantly affected ... Upland rice varieties, although adapted to a lower moisture requirement, are also affected by intermittent rains because farmers have no means of storing water in their fields ...
Agriculture In Nepal - Crops
... Rice is the most important cereal crop ... In 1966 total rice production amounted to a little more than 1 million tons by 1989 more than 3 million tons were produced ... Fluctuation in rice production was very common because of changes in rainfall overall, however, rice production had increased following the introduction of new cultivation techniques as well as ...
Aklan - Economy - Agriculture
... The total area planted with rice is 42,218 hectares effective area, or 0.39 percent of the total agricultural area of the province ... In the year 2000, rice production registered a total of 123,292 metric tons, or an increase of 8,405 metric tons over that of the 1999 production of ... The increase in production was attributed to the implementation of the Strategic Agricultural and Fishery Development Program (SAFDP) and, the improvement of the irrigation ...
Agriculture In Cambodia - Rice Production
... In 1987 statistics on rice production were sparse, and they varied depending upon sources ... In addition, international and Cambodian sources use different benchmarks in calculating rice production ... substantial statistical difference exists between milled rice and paddy (unmilled rice) production, compounding problems in compiling accurate estimates ...

Famous quotes containing the words production and/or rice:

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    Ernest Gellner (b. 1925)

    The arbitrary division of one’s life into weeks and days and hours seemed, on the whole, useless. There was but one day for the men, and that was pay day, and one for the women, and that was rent day. As for the children, every day was theirs, just as it should be in every corner of the world.
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