Padi fields in Ubud. The padi is grown on hill terraces as Ubud is a town in the hilly region of Gianyar.
Padi fields in the flat lowlands. Irrigation canals cross-link the fields as the young padi plants require a lot of water.Pieces of cloth and other material to scare off the birds.Padi ready for harvesting.
When the padi plants are mature, they turn golden brown and are harvested by hand using a sickle shape knife. Padi farming is a back-breaking job as the planting and harvesting is done manually.