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Information Sheet of Concept Notes developed during WW2 in Mozambique
1. Country Mozambique
2. Title (Full name) Provision of equipments to increase productivity in small scale rice farms
3. Project Location Entire Country (all rice growing areas)
4. Fields covered (multiple selection)

1. Policy,  2. R & D,  3. Extension & Training,  4. Production,  5. Marketing
6. Post-harvest, 7. Irrigation, 8. Credit,  9. Seed,  10. Other (  specify below  )
5. Fund sources
Italian Commodity Aid, FAO, IRRI, JICA, Govt of India
6. Budget Total: 12 million USD
7. Duration (years)
5 years
8. Goal and objectives Goal: Increase the utilization of efficient, sustainable and potential machineries in rice production
Obj.: Promote utilization of farm machineries for increasing rice production and productivity
Secure the availability of machines to rice producers
Improve adoption of farm machineries in various agro ecological systems
Coordination amongst mechanization value chain actors for its management and maintenance
9. Target beneficiaries Direct: Rice growers
10. Project component (activities) 1. Extension: Promote the use and maintenance of farm machineries in rice production systems
2. Provision/Support: Enable coordination amongst value chain actors to ensure consistent supply of machineries and/or service provision to rice growers
11. Expected results (outputs) 1. Market-oriented agriculture promoted
2. Area under rice cultivation increased
3. Rice farm revenues increased
4. Technical assistance at the provincial and district level promoted
5. Professional training on usage of machineries