Cultivation of short term paddy varieties

Short term paddy varieties will utilize less water compared to long term varieties. Therefore, shifting to short term varieties will help farmers protect their crops under limited water availability.

Climate Related Risk

Changes in precipitation, Extreme precipitation

Form of Option


Country of Origin

Sri Lanka


Households, Resource-dependent people (e.g. farmers, fishers, miners)


The option exists in a real setting and was not created as part of the project.

Institution / Legal Reach

Not indicated