• Testing climate smart rice: Farmer Led Action Research on drought tolerant rice varieties - Caritas Nepal (2014)

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  • 28/05/2014

Delayed arrival of monsoon and a fluctuation in rainfall intensity lead to a lack of soil moisture in some and excessive moisture in other phases. This affects crucial growth phases of rice. In a Farmers Group Led action research trial initiated by SAF BIN project Nepal farmers test different rice varieties for their drought tolerance. This poster gives an overview about trial activities and results from the growing periods in 2012 and 2013.