Rice and Duck Farming

Rice and Duck Farming

A symbiotic and sustainable method to combine farming and animal husbandry. The ducks eat insects that are destroying the rice and then fertilize the crop with their manure.  Therefore creating a cleaner rice paddy.

Feature Image:

Ducks
Young ducklings. Image: Andrea Lightfoot | Unsplash

Share:

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on linkedin

Leave a Reply

Share:

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on linkedin

Pages of interest

You Might Also Like

earthship homes

Earthship Homes Sustainable Living

Earthship Homes use approximately 45 per cent recycled materials. Old tyres, glass bottles and drinks cans are all essential construction materials. Michael Reynolds the inventor

Ljubljana Slovenia

Recycling – Ljubljana Slovenia

In 2004, all waste generated in Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital went to landfill.  Presently, Ljubljana diverts 80% of its refuse from the landfill. Furthermore, 68% of

water scarcity

Water Scarcity and the Namib Beetle

Water scarcity is a global problem. From Flint Michigan and California in the United States of America to Chennai, India and Cape Town, South Africa, 12 out of 17 countries with the highest water

acre of land

Farming On An Acre of Land

The Decline In Biodiversity The loss of biodiversity in the food and agriculture sector threatens global food security. Furthermore, the decline in bees and pollinators

Wecyclers, Lagos

Wecyclers – Recycling, Lagos Nigeria

Wecyclers allows people in low-income communities to capture value from their waste. This Lagos based company provides a door to door collection service. Giving households

You Might Also Like