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Rice: electron acceptors © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Addition of electron acceptors, such as ferrihydrite, to paddy fields can stimulate microbial populations that compete with and slow the activity of methanogens, thereby reducing emissions of...

Rice: fertiliser, manure and straw management © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Fertiliser and manure management in rice fields are important methane mitigation technologies. The fertiliser management mitigation option includes changes in: fertiliser types; fertiliser...

Rice: mid-season drainage © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Mid-season drainage involves the removal of surface flood water from the rice crop for about seven days towards the end of tillering. The duration of the dry period must be long enough for rice...

Rice: potassium fertiliser application © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Fertilisation with muriate of potash (MOP) can significantly reduce emissions of methane from flooded soils planted with rice. Rice cultivation is responsible for 10% of GHG emissions from...

Rice: reduced tillage © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

For upland crops, reduced tillage technology for paddy rice involves planting or transplanting directly into the soil with minimal prior tillage in the residues of the preceding crop. Rice...

Urban forestry © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Urban forestry is the care and management of tree populations in urban settings for the purpose of improving the urban environment. The concept of urban forestry, which advocates the role of trees...

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