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- Khan, M. Akhter Hossain, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Field crops research 2009 v.113 no.3 pp. 274-281
- Oryza sativa; rice; Triticum aestivum; wheat; agroecosystems; puddling; direct seeding; planting; seedlings; grain yield; farm labor; irrigation rates; on-farm research; wet season; dry season; plant establishment; profitability; harvest date; Bangladesh
- ... Conventional tilled transplanting, a widely practiced method of rice (Oryza sativa L.) establishment in puddled soils in rice-rice and rice-wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) systems in Asia, requires a large amount of labor and water, which are becoming scarce and expensive. Growing more food with the same production costs or even reduced costs and sustaining the quality of the natural resource base ar ...