Agronomy guides

Rodent Outbreaks: Ecology and Impacts

Rodent outbreaks: Ecology and impacts

Rats have long been the scourge of smallholder farmers in many rice-growing regions in Asia and throughout the world. In 1990, the International Rice Research Institute held an international workshop simply called “Rats in Rice,” which assembled rodent experts from around the globe.

Technologies for improving rural livelihoods in rainfed systems in South Asia

Technologies for improving rural livelihoods in rainfed systems in South Asia

The overall goal of the project is to reduce rural poverty by improving farmer livelihoods through sustainable gains in the productivity and diversity of rainfed environments in the eastern Gangetic Plains.

Weed management in direct-seeded rice systems

Weed management in direct-seeded rice systems

There is a need to integrate different weed management strategies to achieve effective and sustainable weed control in direct-seeded rice systems. This publication describes different strategies, including preventive and cultural approaches, to manage weeds in these systems.

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