Project No. 9: Training of local people

Course No. 2: Improvement of agriculture

6. Swamprice

In many swamps is planted swamprice The soil is cultivated by hoe Irrigation system with small dams and canals

Rice seedlings are transfered to the swamp Planting of the rice seedlings On slopy areas terraces are necessary Water-
Rice seedlings are planted in a certain distance Cisadane is a resistant variety from Indonesia

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Harvest is on the begining of the dry season Rice is a cashcrop previous

Harvest of rice with machete Rice is dried on the field Threshing by hand home