India: Paddy growers defy govt, do not sow recommended paddy

Hindustan Times (June 20, 2012) | Despite the suggestions by Punjab Agricultural University and the advisory by the Punjab government to sow recommended paddy or non-basmati varieties brought out by the university, the farmers of the border belt continue to prefer HKR-47 and HKR-127 non-basmati varieties of Haryana.