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Rice Productivity and Food Security in India : A Study of the System of Rice Intensification

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Rice Productivity and Food Security in India : A Study of the System of Rice Intensification
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Rice Productivity and Food Security in India
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A Study of the System of Rice Intensification
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Rice Productivity and Food Security in India : A Study of the System of Rice Intensification
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Rice Productivity and Food Security in India : A Study of the System of Rice Intensification
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  • Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- About the Author -- Abbreviations -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Major Objectives of the Study -- 1.3 Study Area, Data Collection and Methodology -- 1.4 Scope of the Study -- 1.5 Chapter Scheme -- 2 An Overview of Rice Economy -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Asian Rice Scenario -- 2.3 Rice Scenario in India -- 2.4 Area, Production and Yield of Rice-Selected States -- 2.5 District-Wise Profiles -- 2.6 Conclusion -- 3 The Need for Sustainable Rice Cultivation Practices -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Rice Production Technologies -- 3.2.1 Adoption and Impact of Improved Germplasm -- 3.2.2 Adoption of Natural Resource Management Practices -- 3.3 The Need for Sustainable Practices -- 3.4 The Need for Sustainable Intensification of Agricultural Practices-System of Crop Intensification (SCI) -- 3.5 The Case of SRI -- 4 The System of Rice Intensification (SRI) -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 System of Crop Intensification-Wider Application of SRI Principles -- 4.3 Pros and Cons of SRI -- 4.4 International Experience of SRI -- 4.5 SRI in India -- 4.6 Farmers' Experience of SRI in Karnataka -- 4.7 Farmers Experience of SRI in Madhya Pradesh -- 4.8 Farmers Experience of SRI in Orissa -- 4.9 Gender Implications of SRI -- 4.10 Key Actors and the Role of Institutions in the Spread of SRI -- 4.11 Conclusion -- 5 National Food Security Mission and SRI -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 NFSM-Rice Interventions -- 5.3 NFSM-SRI Interventions -- 5.4 Impact of NFSM on Rice -- 5.5 NFSM in Karnataka -- 5.6 NFSM in Madhya Pradesh -- 5.7 NFSM in Orissa -- 6 An Overview of SRI Adoption and Socio-economic Profile of the Households -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 An Overview of SRI Adoption in the Selected Study Areas -- 6.3 Socio-economic Profile-An Overview -- 6.4 Socio-economic Profile-District-Wise
  • 6.5 Economics of SRI Adoption-Rice Yield, Household Farm Income and Cost of Cultivation -- 6.6 Adoption of SRI-Rice Varieties in the Study Region -- 6.7 Conclusion -- 7 Depth and Intensity of SRI Adoption -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Conceptual Framework -- 7.3 Model Specification -- 7.3.1 Description of Variables -- 7.4 Estimation Results and Discussion -- 7.4.1 Descriptive Statistics -- 7.4.2 Status and Intensity of SRI Adoption (in Terms of Acres of Land Under SRI) -- 7.4.3 Access to Effective Information and the Intensity of Adoption (in Terms of Acres of Land Under SRI) -- 7.4.4 Status and Depth of SRI Adoption (in Terms of the Number of SRI Practices) -- 7.4.5 Access to Effective Information and the Depth of Adoption (in Terms of Number of Practices) -- 7.5 Conclusion -- Appendix -- 8 Adoption of Multiple SRI Practices -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Conceptual and Econometric Framework -- 8.2.1 Multivariate Probit Model -- 8.2.2 Ordered Probit Model -- 8.3 Descriptive Statistics: Description of Dependant and Explanatory Variables -- 8.3.1 The Dependent Variables -- 8.3.2 Explanatory Variables -- 8.4 Results and Discussion -- 8.4.1 Young Seedling -- 8.4.2 Shallow Planting -- 8.4.3 Single Seedling at a Wider Space -- 8.4.4 Use of Organics -- 8.4.5 Use of Cono-Weeder -- 8.4.6 Water Management-Wetting and Drying -- 8.5 Conclusion -- Appendix -- 9 Impact of SRI Adoption on Rice Yield and Household Income -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Conceptual and Econometric Framework -- 9.3 Description of Variables and Hypothesis -- 9.4 Estimation Results and Discussion -- 9.4.1 Descriptive Statistics -- 9.4.2 Factors Influencing the Adoption of SRI -- 9.4.3 Average Treatment Effects of Single and Different Combinations of SRI -- 9.5 Conclusion -- Appendix -- 10 Conclusion and Policy Implications -- References
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