Cambodian Rice Planting Device Wins U.S. Award

AKP Phnom Penh, September 07, 2018 —


Agri-Smart – a Cambodian social enterprise – has won the U.S Patent for Humanity award for its Eli Rice Seeder, a rice planting device that reduces costs and promotes yields, according to its Facebook page.


As underlined in the source, delegate of Agri-Smart Cambodia will collect the granted award in November this year.


The recognition of the so-called Eli Rice Seeder represents another pride of Cambodian agricultural technology.


Agri-Smart Cambodia, as explained, belongs to the Brooklyn Bridge to Cambodia (BB2C) – a firm innovating tools to improve agricultural practice as well as livelihoods of Cambodian farmers.


(Photo: Agri-Smart Cambodia)

By Phal Sophanith