Mongabay Explains: How ducks aid sustainable rice cultivation

A pioneering rice farm in Vermont has embraced the agroecological technique known as “aigamo method,” which introduces ducks into rice fields to offer natural weed and pest control, along with essential fertilization for the grains. Originating in Japan, where ducks have long played a crucial role in rice farming, the aigamo method was pioneered by … Continue reading Mongabay Explains: How ducks aid sustainable rice cultivation