System of Rice Intensification (SRI) method of rice cultivation in West Bengal (India): An Economic analysis

@inproceedings{Haldar2012SystemOR,
  title={System of Rice Intensification (SRI) method of rice cultivation in West Bengal (India): An Economic analysis},
  author={Surajit Haldar and T. B. Honnaiah and Gurrappa Naidu Govindaraj},
  year={2012}
}
The economic analysis of System of Rice Intensification (SRI) vis-a-vis conventional method of rice cultivation was assessed in Bardhaman district of West Bengal during 2009-10. The cost-returns analysis of SRI method revealed that the cost of raising nursery for one ha main field transplantation was comparatively lower (Rs 954 and Rs 995) than conventional method (Rs 3654 and Rs 4503) in kharif and rabi season, respectively. However, cost of cultivation in SRI method was comparatively higher… CONTINUE READING

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