|Better Farming Series 21- Wet Paddy or Swamp Rice (FAO - INADES, 1977, 40 p.)|
FILL IN THE MISSING WORDS
Rice is a food that gives .....
A grain of unhusked rice is called a grain of .....
The dam ... the water level.
Before sowing, the paddy grains are .....
When the rice seedlings have five leaves, they are into the rice field.
ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS
Do you buy improved rice seed?
Who supplies you with these seeds?
Is there in your region any water control system for growing rice?
Do you transplant your rice seedlings in rows?
What is the date for transplanting rice in your region?
What is a dam for?
Why must the channels be quite straight?
What should you do to control weeds before transplanting?
What are the drain channels for?
Why should you make checks?
Why should you level the checks?
How should you level the checks?
How can you pregerminate the paddy grains?
How large should the nursery be?
What work needs to be done in the nursery?
Why should you sort out the seedlings lifted from the nursery?
Why should you transplant in rows?
How should the soil be when you transplant?
What is tillering?
How should you dry your rice?
How should you flood the checks of your rice field?
When should you flood and drain the soil?