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Rice production in the midst of economic development: The case of Jinhua, Zhejiang, China

Authors: ABMataia, MSDValencia, RBMalasa, MBAMilanes, FHBordey, PFMoya, Dxianghai and Hxueping



This report assesses the performance of rice production in intensely cultivated irrigated areas in Zhejiang, China, under a rapidly growing economy. In particular, farmers’ rice production management and marketing practices were determined; rice productivity and profitability examined; government support and policies in the rice sector identified; and best farming practices significantly contributing to rice productivity growth documented.


  • Year Published: 2015
  • ISBN: Pending
  • Pages: 36