• In this video, we will learn from small scale cattle farmers in Upper Egypt about making silage from maize
  • Sow rice directly in lines using either a lithao or a power tiller operated seeder
  • By sowing sesame in rows, the branches will multiply and give more pods than with broadcast sowing
  • A simple technique to control weeds in lowland rice using the rotary weeder
  • Bed planting significantly reduces the amount of water needed for irrigating wheat
  • Strip tillage keeps crop stubble and helps to conserve soil moisture
  • Crop intensification may require farmers to modify various aspects of their cropping system