[Video] Rice farming in India: 'Now I produce enough food for my family'

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from The Guardian
Published on 05 Mar 2013 View Original

Amar Singh Patel, a small-scale farmer in Chhattisgarh, India, explains the impact of using the System of Rice Intensification on his crops. Although a Chinese scientist has questioned claims of record harvests in the neighbouring state of Bihar, Amar Singh says he now produces enough rice to feed his family from only 1.5 acres of land.

View the video on the Guardian.