NIGERIA: UK-Aid, Silvex International Train Famers on Climate-Smart Agriculture in Jigawa

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Rice farmers in Jigawa state have received climate-smart training on a system of rice intensification (SRI), a new approach to rice production that increases crop productivity and reduces methane emissions by at least 22 per cent to a maximum of 64 per cent. The training was part of a tripartite partnership between the Foreign and […]

SRI: The Zamfara Rice Farming Experience

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video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YF1gMrWDL5c

NIGERIA: Environment Smart Rice Farming

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From environheroes.com – August 17, 8:49 PM Climate-Smart Rice Farming and Environment Smart Rice Farming are being used interchangeably to refer to the system of rice farming that sustainably. Rice farming today is faced with several agronomic and environmental challenges related to the intensification of crop production. Deceleration in the growth of rice yields, soil depletion, growing water use, […]