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Pagtatanim ng Palay or Rice Farming: How to Plant and Grow Rice for Profit

Pagtatanim ng Palay or Rice Farming: How to Plant and Grow Rice for Profit

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Rice is the most important food for Filipinos and without it, many people will succumb due to hunger. Unlike in Western countries, our stomachs are not used for lighter foods like bread, potatoes, and other wheat-based foods. Rice farming has been part of Filipino life and also other South East Asian countries from Indochina Peninsula down to Indonesia. In this article, we are going to give you some basic and a complete video explanation on how to farm rice for food sustainability. What is rice or palay Rice is a plant belonging to the family of weeds, which is one of the main food sources of more than half of the human population worldwide. Rice cultivation is suitable in countries with low labor costs and rainy climates, as it requires a lot of labor and a lot of water for ir...