News » IAARD – IRRI Launches Rice Consulting Services Application

(adm/Feb 18, 2015)

JAKARTA – Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD) and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Monday (16/2/2015), launched a rice consulting services (Layanan Konsultasi Padi – LKP) which is a regeneration application of the previous Site Specific Nutrient Management (PHSL) application.

LKP is a web-based consultation application that provides site-specific management guidelines in rice (up to district level) to farmers based on the information supplied.

Updates are made to provide tools services which at the same time can also provide management advice on fertilizing, pest and disease control.

LKP helps rice farmers in managing their paddy field by the scientific principles of PHSL which aims among others to increase productivity through Jajar Legowo method 2:1 and 4:1, to utilize quality seeds, nutrient / fertilizer management techniques, and increase farmers' income.

Visit http://webapps.irri.org/id/lkp for the application.

For further information : Indonesian Center for Food Crops Research and Development (ICFORD)