|Location||City, Country & Regions||Location Type|
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
|Sustainable Agriculture (SDG 2.4)|
Includes tags from the project and its locations.
Soil Erosion and Health
Irrigation Management and Technology
|Services Needed:||No services needed/offered|
|Start & End Dates:||Jan. 2017 » Ongoing|
Conventionally, farmers across Pakistan cultivate rice by sowing seeds within nurseries, and then transplanting the seedlings into the puddled soil of the paddy fields. However, this approach requires large amounts of water, as well as labour and fuel. Also, in some areas, rice grown by traditional methods contains high levels of arsenic due to contamination from deep-well irrigated water.This is a serious issue for Nestlé Pakistan, which uses rice in its products. Working...
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Any action that involves water creates the most benefit and impact for society, environment and economy if these factors are considered: Stewardship, conservation, sustainability, responsibility, long-termism, responsible investing, stakeholder versus shareholder value. In 2010, the United Nations General Assembly recognized ...