transplanting rice (nepal)

transplanting rice (nepal), agriculture, paddy fields, rice fields, terrace farming, terrace fields, transplanting, women, working transplanting rice (nepal), agriculture, paddy fields, rice fields, terrace farming, terrace fields, transplanting, women, working

transplanting rice (nepal)

Nepali women transplanting rice (Nepal)

Rice seedlings are grown first in nursery fields, then manually transplanted into puddled fields where the seeding are spaced out.­ Transplanting is very labor intensive, but requires less seeds.­

agriculture
paddy fields
rice fields
terrace farming
terrace fields
transplanting
women
working
March 14, 2013
Khatrithanti-Satrasaya Marga, Sundar Bazar 33600, Nepal