Author : Abed Saiyer, Nadhim
The Abstention of Rice Growers of Planting Anbar Rice Species in AL – Shamiya District / AL – Qadisiya Province
Al-Qadisiyah Journal For Agriculture Sciences,
2014, Volume 4, Issue 1, Pages 74-86
The research aims at describing the properties of rice growers in Al-Shamia district and to explore the reasons of abstaining of those farmers from growing Anbar rice species giving some suggestions to stop that abstention .The study includes All rice growers ( 1310) and the sample is (66) growers (%5) of the society .Date have been collected by a questionnaire during May- August2013 ،. .A triple scale has been designed to measure the reasons of growers abstaining from growing Anbar species. The scale includes (30) items on (7) axis.
The results show that the reason behind diminishing growing of Anbar rice species is growing other species of high productivity with same price.
The results show that the more abstention growers of the who are elder and the owners of big holders and have more experience in rice planting. The researcher recommended that to increase the efforts of gurney system and research has centers to produce better rice species of the same cooking properties and having a good resistance to recumbence. The researcher also has recommended to create extensional program to keep growing of Anbar rice species.