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Direct seeded rice technology in Western indo-gangetic plains of India: CSISA experiences
(CSISA; IRRI; CIMMYT, 2012)
This bulletin summarizes the experiences of direct seeded rice (DSR) during CSISA, phase-I (2009-2011) as well as outcomes of a multi stakeholder travelling seminar on dry direct seeded rice (DSR) organized by Cereal Systems ...
No-till and unpuddled mechanical transplanting of rice: operational manual
(IRRI; CIMMYT, 2011)
Water availability for agriculture is becoming increasingly scare. In South Asia, rice is traditionally grown by transplanting seedlings into puddled fields. Around 30% of the total water (1400-1800mm) required for rice ...
Adoption and impacts of zero-tillage in the rice-wheat zone of irrigated Haryana, India
(RWC; CIMMYT, 2007)
This study documents the adoption and impacts of zero-tillage (ZT) wheat in the rice-wheat systems of India’s Haryana State primarily drawing on a detailed empirical survey of 400 rice-wheat farmers. Our random stratified ...
Scaling zero-tillage wheat through custom-hiring services in the Eastern Indo-Gangetic Plains: prospects for productivity growth and inclusive technology access
(CIMMYT; CSISA; USAID; BILL MELINDA GATES Foundation; IFPRI; IRRI, 2017)
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CIMMYT Maize training: off station experiments 1978 A
Made in Bangladesh: scale-appropriate machinery for agricultural resource conservation
An open-source publication targeted to machinery manufacturers, engineers, researchers and development practitioners, this book describes and provides technical designs for small-scale agricultural machinery developed or ...
Wheat in the rice-wheat cropping system of the Punjab: A synthesis of On-farm research results 1984-1988
(CIMMYT; PARC, 1989)
This report presents the results of five years of on-farm studies on wheat production in the rice-wheat zone of the Punjab. The work was started in 1983-84 with an informal diagnostic survey and a formal survey at harvest ...