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Paddy to Plate

The Rice Ecosystem in Myanmar: Challenges & Opportunities

Paddy to Plate is a comprehensive exploration of the paddy and rice ecosystem in Myanmar. It identifies the roles at each stage of production, what drives decision making, and the tensions and opportunities that come from a country experiencing rapid change.

Based on months long in-depth ethnographic research, expert interviews and analysis, it is a must-read for anyone developing products and services in Myanmar.

Published while working with Studio D Radiodurans, in partnership with Proximity Designs.

Team: Su Mon, Phyu Hninn, Nge Oo Mon, Zoe Disselkoen, Geoffrey Brewerton, Jim TaylorJan Chipchase 

Farming is survival, not a business.
— Ko Shwe Myint, Yetagon Farm Advisory Service