Sustainable Farming Systems in Myanmar: The Implications of Findings from Field Surveys in the 2000s

  • Masahiko Matsuda


After the country’s first general election in 20 years in 2010, Myanmar moved from being ruled by a military junta to being ruled by an elected government and began to develop relations with the international community. The new government has sought to steadily accelerate the economic and social development of the country with the assistance of the international community. The development of agriculture and the rural sector is important in order to improve the welfare of Myanmar’s people, because the majority live in rural areas and are engaged in agriculture.


Chemical Fertiliser Rice Production Indigenous Knowledge Rice Farming Mountainous Zone 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of International RelationsRitsumeikan UniversityKyotoJapan

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