Ahad, Ogos 19, 2012

Taiwanese farmers break world record for rice planting

A group of Taiwanese farmers has smashed the world record, for planting rice.
The 1,215 competitors in Taoyuan County, Northern Taiwan transplanted an incredible 2.1 hectares of rice in just 16 minutes and 20 seconds.

It beats the old record set in Thailand in 2010 when 904 people transplanted rice in 1.6 hectares in 35 minutes and 35 seconds.

The eldest farmer taking part was 91 years old while the youngest was 16, the council said.

markscompetitors taoyuan countynorthern taiwanprepare breakworld rice planting record
and they offfarmers begin their frantic planting they attempt smashprevious record set thailand
goinggrainfarmers planted incredible million rice shoots just twenty five minutes
irrigation whatneedeldest farmer taking partyears old whileyoungestorganisers said
year old farmer chen huo teng saidthishappiest day life farmer
donefarmers hold their hands celebration after smashingold record

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