Did you guys know that if farmers would seed rice into fields insted of flooding into paddies it would drasticly reduce methne emisions?
Because its slower
No way, Why is nobody doing that.
Guys did you know that Methane is the second major greenhouse gas, after carbon dioxide and agriculture accounts for 40% of these emissions. flooded rice paddies emit as much as 500 million tons, which is around 20% of total manmade emissions of this gas.
Rice relesses much more co2 than you think
how is that posible
Yea and it uses a lot of water that can be used for other things.
Although not all rice is grown in flooded conditions, 90% of rice land globally is at least temporarily flooded. On average, the soil is fully waterlogged for about four months each year.
Explore Our Articles and Examples
Try Our Other Websites!
Photos for Class
– Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos! (It Even Cites for You!
– Easily Make and Share Great Looking Rubrics!