Sierra Leone
Feb 10, 2014Public
Photo: Seedlings under traditional cultivation are carried to the field for transplanting in Tormabum, Bo District, SW Sierra Leone. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: Emiliano checks on newly seeded rice field of WARC operation in Tormabum, Bo District, SW Sierra Leone. The biomass is from cut grass fallow that preceded the rice field. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: Emiliano checks on newly seeded rice field of WARC operation with local farmers. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: Traditional slash-and-burn upland rice field in Tormabum, Bo District, SW Sierra Leone. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: Line seeding with tractor pulled direct seeding machine, WARC field with Daniel Saidu in Tormabum, Bo District, SW Sierra Leone. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: 1st SRI test plot WARC in Tormabum, Bo District, SW Sierra Leone. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: Line seeding with tractor pulled direct seeding machine, WARC field where weed pressure was high in Tormabum, in Bo District, SW Sierra Leone. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: Charles Dixon, researcher at SLARI, in Rokpur, Sierra Leone undertook 3 years of SRI research with farmers. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: WARC has produced weeders for SRI from technical drawing only. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: WARC has produced weeders for SRI from technical drawing only. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: WARC has produced weeders for SRI from technical drawing only. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: WARC team in one of their rice fields, planted with conventional methods (broadcasting seeds) Emiliano Mroue, CEO of WARC, Daniel Saidu (chief agronomist) and staff in Tormabum, Bo District, SW Sierra Leone. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: 1st testing of weeders in the first SRI experimental plot (Daniel Saidu, chief agronomist of WARC). [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]
Photo: 1st testing of weeders in the first SRI experimental plot (farmer) in Tormabum, in Bo District, SW Sierra Leone. [Photo by Erika Styger, July 2012]