Welcome to Bong Mines (Bong County) rice hub virtual platform.
Our activities in this rice hub is concentrated in the lowland rice (swamp) areas. The current area (ha) under rice cultivation is [....– indicate that this is approximate – update regularly]. The current and potential yield (estimates) is [.... t/ha].
We've observed that the main rice development challenges are:
1. water control
2. choice of appropriate varieties
3. improved agronomic practices
4. improved harvest and post harvest practices.
Our partners in the rice sector development within this hub are:
We are testing and validating various technologies such as;
2. Fertilizer application rates