How can West Africa Achieve Rice Self-Sufficiency? A New Publication offers Insights.
50,000 Farmers in 13 Countries: Results from Scaling up the System of Rice Intensification in West Africa
By Erika Styger and Gaoussou Traoré
The System for Rice Intensification (SRI) has tremendous potential to close the rice production gap in West Africa and to place the region on the desired trajectory of rice self-sufficiency, according to a new book published on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 in Dakar, Senegal.