GreenRice

First year of field experiment in Vercelli accomplished

First year of GreenRice field experiments, conducted in Vercelli (Italy), has been accomplished. The two main objectives of the experiments are 1) to the agronomic response of 12 commercial rice cultivars (from Italy, France and Spain) to Alternate Wetting and Drying system (AWD) relative to permanent flooding (PF) and 2) to measure GHG emissions in both AWD and PF.

July 2015

July 2015

September 2015

September 2015

Intensive field work have been conducted.

Plot construction

Plot construction

Installation of devices in field

Installation of devices in field

Installation of devices in field

Installation of devices in field

Harvest

Harvest

GreenRice:
Sustainable and environmental friendly rice cultivation systems in Europe is funded by the FACCE-ERA-NET+ on Climate Smart Agriculture.

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