On-farm verification and promotion of green manure for enhancing upland rice productivity on Striga-infested fields in Tanzania. Final Technical Report.

Abstract

The project purpose was “Promotion of strategies to minimise impact of target pests in rice-based Land-Water interface cropping systems, for benefit of poor people”. The specific objective was participatory evaluation and promotion of legumes (the green manure Crotalaria ochrelucra or pigeon pea) in rotation with rice for control of Striga to improve rice productivity on Striga infested soils.

Citation

Ilonga Agricultural Research Institute, Kilosa, Tanzania, 49 pp.

On-farm verification and promotion of green manure for enhancing upland rice productivity on Striga-infested fields in Tanzania. Final Technical Report.

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