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IRRI Agronomy Challege: Laser Leveling

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Achim Dobermann, deputy director general for research at the International Rice Research Institute, and Leigh Vial, head of IRRI's experiment station, discuss and demonstrate laser leveling in a 25 x 100-meter field on IRRI's research farm. This is the first step in establishing a productive rice crop.
By levelling the plots, the water will be kept longer within the field, the run-of will be reduced.

More info: http://irri.org/irri/our-people/blogs/achim-dobermanns-blog/level-the-field
Produced by: IRRI
Year: 2012
Language: English

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