The Water Case For Direct Seeding Of Rice

25 Sep 2020 by Local Press Report

World Food Prize Laureate Dr Gurdev Singh Khush Wednesday hailed the Direct Seeding of Rice (DSR) as the solution to Punjab’s water crisis and said the technology can bring about a revolution. Referring to the DSR technology, Dr Khush, who is currently settled in the US, said, “California culture is all about direct sowing.” The DSR technology saves labour cost, reduces the growth duration and improves crop population, he said.