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Comparing the costs and benefits of floating rice-based and intensive rice-based farming systems in the Mekong Delta

Nguyen, Van; Vo, Oc Van; Huynh, Duc Ngoc


This paper compares financial costs and benefits of floating rice-based and intensive rice farming systems using data from focus group discussions and household survey in four locations in the Mekong Delta. We argue that the net financial benefit per 1000m 2 of integrated floating rice-based farming systems is greater than the net financial benefit of intensive rice farming system. The total net benefit of floating rice-leeks shows the highest net benefit (VND 24.8 mil./1000 m2), followed by...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Asian Journal of Agricultural and Rural Development
DOI: 10.18488/journal.1005/2015.5.9/1005.9.202.217
Access Rights: Open Access


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