Soil Treatments for Saline-Sodic Soils Produce High Rice Yields

Soil Treatments for Saline-Sodic Soils Produce High Rice Yields

High soil salinity on irrigated land results causes an estimated crop loss of 27.3 billion USD per year globally. Traditional irrigation schemes in Tanzania are often plagued poor infrastructure and inadequate water circulation resulting in soils with high salinity...
Research Presentation on Salt Affected Soil in Dakawa

Research Presentation on Salt Affected Soil in Dakawa

Rice growers in Dakawa, Morogoro recently benefited from a research presentation on salt affected soil and its distribution in major rice growing areas of Tanzania. The iAGRI-sponsored research is led by Dr. Sophia Kashenge-Killenga from Tanzania’s Ministry of...