A female labourer transplants 'Basmati' rice paddy in a field at Kurukshetra in Haryana, India. Basmati is a fragrant long grain rice grown in the Gangetic plains of the Indian subcontinent comprising of India, Pakistan and Nepal. The seed is broadcast manually in a nursery during the warm and humid pre-monsoon climate in the months of May-June. When the plant grows to about 10 inches, it is transplanted manually to a well irrigated field, where it grows till maturity. In India, Haryana is the largest producing state, accounting for about 60% of the total production.
- © Copyright Sanjay Marathe
- Image Size
- 333x500 / 42.8KB
Haryana, Haryana agricultural field, Haryana basmati rice field, Haryana basmati rice plant, Haryana rural scene, India agricultural field, India basmati, India basmati rice crop, India crops, India rural scene, Indian agricultural field, Indian agriculture, Indian basmati, Indian farmer, Indian farming, Indian laborer, Indian labourer, Indian peasant, Indian worker, Indians, Kurukshetra, Kurukshetra agricultural field, Kurukshetra basmati rice plant, agrarian, agrarian economy, agrarian society, agricultural, agricultural field, agricultural worker, agriculture, asia, asian, basmati, basmati crop, basmati paddy, basmati rice field, basmati rice plant, bending, clothing, community, countryside, crop, cropland, croplands, crops, cultivating, cultivation, cultivator, cultivators, economic issues, farm, farm workers, farmer, farmer holding a bundle of basmati paddy, farmers, farmers working in field, farming, farmland, farmlands, farms, female, female laborer, female labourer, female worker, females, field worker in Haryana, fields, food, food crop, gangetic plain, grain, growing, harvest, headcloth, headgear, headscarf, india, india labor, india labour, india worker, indian, indian field worker, irrigated field, irrigated land, irrigation, labor, laborer, laborers, laboring, labourer, labourers, labouring, landscape, lifestyle, loamy soil, male, male and female workers, males, man, manual, men, men and women workers, mud, muddy, occupation, paddy, paddy plant, pastoral, peasant, peasants, planting, plants, rice, rich brown soil, rural, rural landscape, rural scene, rural scenes, rustic, saree, sari, scarf, seasonal crop, soil, standing, transplant, transplanting, vertical, vertical image, vertical images, vertical photo, vertical photos, wading, water, woman, women, worker, workers, working, working woman, working women, young plant
- Contained in galleries
- Indian Agriculture, India Farming images