Philippines
Jul 16, 2008Public
Photo: Organic farms in Philippines.
Photo: Double weeders are common in Philippines.
Photo: Doc Joey counts the typical number of tillers per plant: 20.
Photo: Harvesting Doc Joey's rice.
Photo: A farmer uses his double weeder in the fields.
Photo: The 35 sacks (50 kg/sack) harvesting from the 1,035 square meter trial plot.
Photo: A farmer examines the double weeder.
Photo: The seedlings used by Doc Joey (“high-yielding inbred from Indonesia”).
Photo: Close-up, 10 days after sowing the seeds in styro lunch boxes.
Photo: Marking off a 25x25 cm pattern in the field.
Photo: Transplanting 10-day old seedlings one by one into the trial plot.
Photo: The rice plants, 2-3 weeks after transplanting.
Photo: Close-up of the rice plants, 2-3 weeks after transplanting.
Photo: Doc Joey's grain-filled rice plants.
Photo: Typical grain count per panicle: 280-380.
Photo: Doc Joey counts the typical number of tillers per plant: 20.
Photo: SRI rice plants grown by Ken Demanawa, a member of ZIDOFA farmer cooperative in Iloilo, The Philippines.  The plants were displayed at the Antique Agri-Aqua Fair in San Jose City.  [Photo Courtesy of Joby Arandela, The Philippines, 2015].
Photo: An exhibit on SRI at the National Organic Agriculture Congress in Bacolod, The Philippines.  [Photo courtesy of Joby Arandela, The Philippines, 2015]
Photo: An exhibit on SRI at the National Organic Agriculture Congress in Bacolod, The Philippines.  [Photo courtesy of Joby Arandela, The Philippines, 2015]
Photo: A rice plant with 72 tillers on an SRI field grown by a member of ZIDOFA farmer cooperative in Iloilo, The Philippines [Photo Courtesy of Joby Arandela, The Philippines, 2015]
Photo: An organic SRI field in Iloilo, The Philippines (on the righthand side of the photo).  [Photo courtesy of Joby Arandela, The Philippines, 2015].
Photo: Johnny Subong, a rice farmer in Iloilo, the Philippines, with his 4 hectare SRI site. [Photo courtesy of Joby Arandela, The Philippines, 2015]
Photo: Wooden weeder seen on an October 18 visit to DAO, Iloilo, The Philippines.  [Photo courtesy of Joby Arandela, The Philippines, 2015].
Photo: An organic SRI rice field maintained by ZIDOFA farmer's cooperative in Iloilo, The Philippines,  harvested by by DAO farmers and students. [Photo courtesy of Joby Arandela, The Philippines, 2015]