Hub Fact Sheet
Rice growing season: Wet season (June-October)
Rainfed Lowland yield (t/ha): 3.6
Rice Area per Farmer (ha): ≥0.5 et <1.0
General farmer’s support and assets
Presence of farmer’s association: Yes
Access to credit: No or limited
Land ownership (does farmer rent land?): No
Rainfed Lowland: X-Jigena
Selected Crop Management
Land preparation: Animal
Crop establishment: Direct seeding
Herbicide use: Not common
Chemical fertilizer application: Yes
Women activities: Weeding.
Major Challenges: Fertilizer access, poor water management, weeds, labor input for postharvest, seeds (variety, mixture, access).