A paddy field is a flooded parcel of arable land used for growing semiaquatic rice . Paddy cultivation should not be confused with cultivation of deepwater rice.
In agriculture, a terrace is a piece of sloped plane that has been cut into a series of Terraced paddy fields are used widely in rice, wheat and barley farming in east, south, and southeast Asia, as well as the Mediterranean, Africa, and South.
Paddy: Paddy, small, level, flooded field used to cultivate rice in southern and eastern Asia. Wet-rice cultivation is the most prevalent method of farming in the Far.
While some people long to escape rice paddy labor, for many Cambodians, their fields are labors of love that provide sustenance and income.
Because of prolonged flooding in rice fields, farmers are able to conserve soil organic matter and also receive free input of nitrogen from biological sources.
Water management has a profound effect on methane emission from rice fields ( Sass et al., ). Mid-season draining, dressing, and fertilizing Japanese rice.