RESEARCHERS from the Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) have challenged the ministry of agriculture to introduce the system of rice intensification (SRI) across the country to improve yields as well as farmers’ welfare.
From www.youtube.com – November 7, 7:56 AM The Sustainable Rice Intensification is an innovation promoted by the Green Innovation Centres that aims at enhancing farmer’s productivity and at the same time reducing the ecological footprint in the rice sector. The video was taken during a field trip to Mali in October 2019. (Video is in French).
CHAP Helps Reduce Spread of COVID-19 among Liberian Farmers using System of Rice Intensification (SRI) Principles Robert Bimba, Community of Hope Agriculture Project (CHAP)
Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 global health crisis is also affecting food security across Liberia and throughout Africa, CHAP has initiated ways of keeping the out-grower scheme farmers under the “Rice Investment for Empowerment” (RISE) program growing food during this crisis period in support of the Government of Liberia’s C-19 Food Security Plan through the Ministry of Agriculture, callin…