Women Farmer Links

  1. SRI and It’s Impacts on Women
    http://sri.ciifad.cornell.edu/conferences/IRC2014/booth/SRI_gender_handout_2014.pdf
  2. SRI Cultivates Well-Being for Women
    https://www.ileia.org/2015/12/22/sri-cultivates-well-women/
  3. System of Rice Intensification (SRI) and Labouring Bodies
    https://www.slideshare.net/SRI.CORNELL/sri-and-labouring-bodies
  4. Gender Issues in Weeder Design
    https://www.slideshare.net/SRI.CORNELL/1415gender-issues-in-weeder-design
  5. SRI4Women
    https://sri4women.blog/about-sri4women/
  6. Small Farmers Can Reap Big Benefits with Affordable Tools
    http://www.earthlinksinc.org/small-farmers-can-reap-big-benefits-with-affordable-tools/
  7. Mechanical Advantage: Oxfam working with RACHANA to modify weeders for women farmers.
    https://www.oxfamamerica.org/explore/stories/mechanical-advantage/
  8. Weeding Out Complexities of Rice Farming
    https://cambodia.oxfam.org/weeding-out-complexities-rice-farming
  9. Women Showing the Way with Agroecology
    https://www.ileia.org/2015/12/22/editorial-women-showing-way-agroecology/
  10. Understanding dynamics of labour in System of Rice Intensification (SRI): Insights from grassroots experiences in Odisha, India, Sabarmatee’s Phd .pdf
    http://www.sri-india.net/event2014/documents/presentations/Presentation_2.pdf
  11. Workload on Women Using Cono Weeder in SRI Method of Paddy Cultivation. I do not have a hot link for this article yet. Link for ANGR Agricultural University, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad Journals is: 
    https://www.angrau.ac.in/journalofresearchangrau.php
  12. Women Friendly Equipment with Photographs From the Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering (ICAR) India Drudgery Reducing Technologies for Women in Agriculture
    https://farmech.dac.gov.in/Women%20Friendaly%20Equipment-  With%20photographs.pdf
  13. System of Rice Intensification (SRI) and Labouring Bodies
    https://www.slideshare.net/SRI.CORNELL/sri-and-labouring-bodies
  14. Gender Issues in Rice Based Farming Systems
    https://www.slideshare.net/Krishna9511/gender-issues-inricefarmingcrri
  15. Final report of RACHANA/Oxfam project to modify tools for women rice farmers
    No link. Note: this I a comprehensive report of the field studies conducted in number 7, “Mechanical Advantage: Oxfam working with RACHANA to modify weeders for women farmers.”
  16. Ergonomical Evaluation of Cono-Weeder with Farm Women
    https://www.researchgate.net/publication/264011343_Ergonomical_Evaluation_of_Cono-Weeder_with_Farm_Women?enrichId=rgreq-234ae8e600a0b90d664f54a3730fcb56-XXX&enrichSource=Y292ZXJQYWdlOzI2NDAxMTM0MztBUzoxMjAyMzE3NTAwMTcwMjVAMTQwNTY3Njg5MTc2Nw%3D%3D&el=1_x_2&_esc=publicationCoverPdf
  17. Cono weeder: An economic hand tool for women labour in paddy field
    http://www.researchjournal.co.in/online/AU/AU%2011(2)/11_154-157_A.pdf
  18. Gender Dimensions of the Adoption of the System of Rice Intensification (SRI) in Cambodia
    https://www.researchgate.net/publication/255614448_Gender_Dimensions_of_the_Adoption_of_the_System_of_Rice_Intensification_SRI_in_Cambodia

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Earth Links has been invited to participate and present at two events this Fall

The “International Rice Conference” in Singapore and the “International Workshop to Enhance Cooperation and Sharing among

SRI National Networks” in Malaysia

The IRC is taking place in Singapore, October 14-17 at the Marina Bay Sands and the Workshop is being held at the The Leverage Business Hotel-Skudai, Johor Bahru, Malaysia on the 18th-19th of October.

A Very Special Thanks to Oxfam for making the SRI Rice booth possible at the IRC
At the IRC Stephen Leinau will making a presentation on “Reducing Injuries and Increasing Yields for Smallholder Women Rice Farmers through Additive Manufacturing and the Design, Modification and Testing of Rotors for use with SRI Weeders” and making a presentation on “The Future Guardians of Rice: Bali, World Heritage, and the Next Generation of Farmers” on behalf of the paper’s four authors; Wiwik Dharmiasih, Micah Fisher, Lucy Fisher and Stephen Leinau.  http://ricecongress2018.irri.org

At the Malaysian meeting as part of the “HIGHLIGHTS OF GLOBAL INITIATIVES” Stephen will be discussing the development of an international SRI Equipment Network.