Paddy Field / Padi Field in Sekinchan, Selangor, Malaysia / Sekinchan Paddy Field

 

Sekinchan, which literally means “village suitable for plantation” in Chinese, lives up to its name as the town is the rice bowl of Selangor. Large plots of land are cultivated to produce the staple rice supply of Malaysians. This area is well-known for its high yield of rice and mechanised farming methods.

Paddy Field Sekinchan

Paddy Plantation Schedule In Sekinchan / Best Time to Visit Sekinchan

Sekinchan Paddy Plantation Sechedule

Time

Paddy Plantation Activities

Colour Of Paddy Field

Jan-Feb

Clean Up & Rest Time

NIl

Beginning of March

Transplanting

Green

Middle of March-Middle of May

Grow Up

Whole Green

Middle Of May

Mature

Golden Yellow

June

Harvesting & Reaping

Yellow

July-August

Clean Up & Rest Time

Nil

Beginning Of September

Transplanting

Green

Middle of Sep -Middle of Nov

Grow Up

Whole Green

Middle Of November

Mature

Golden Yellow

December

Harvesting & Reaping

Yellow

The above schedule just for your reference, the actual paddy plantation activities may be a little bit different.

Video - The View Of Paddy Field in Sekinchan

Photo: Sekinchan Paddy Field

Sunrise in the Paddy Field  Sekinchan
Sunrise in the Paddy Field Sekinchan
Paddy Field Sekinchan
Paddy Field Sekinchan
Paddy Field  Sekinchan
Paddy Field Sekinchan
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Paddy Field Sekinchan
Paddy Field  Sekinchan
Paddy Field Sekinchan
 Rice Harvest Machine
Rice Harvest Machine
Paddy Field  Sekinchan -  Harvest Season
Harvest Season
 Rice Harvest Machine
Rice Harvest Machine
Paddy Field  Sekinchan -  Harvest Season
Harvest Season
Sekinchan Paddy Field - Harvesting & Reaping
Sekinchan Paddy Field - Harvesting & Reaping

The broad view of Paddy Field (Padi Field) in Sekinchan ( Sekinchan Paddy Field) show different perspective and feeling in different months. In March and September are the rice transplanting period, the view of the paddy field (padi field) is green. During the harvest season, in June and December, the paddy field (padi field) look like golden yellow colour.

We can drive right beside the paddy fields. There have few roads connecting to the small village located (Site A) in the centre of the Sekinchan paddy fields (padi field). Along the way, you will see water path (aqueduct), few little bridges, birds, birds’ house, farmers and their giant machine.

The view of the paddy field (padi field) is beautiful, and many photographers come to Sekinchan for their photo shooting.

Activities in the Paddy Field Sekinchan

Cycling in the Paddy Field Sekinchan
Cycling in the Sekinchan Paddy Field
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Riding on bicycle across thousands of acres paddy field is a perfect activities to explore the beautiful of Sekinchan. One of the popular bicycle rental shops is AMG Bicycle Rental, this uniquely decorated shop is located next to Sekinchan traditional market.

Visit to Rice Mill Factory & Paddy Gallery
Rice Mill Factory
Paddy Galley Sekinchan

There are a lot of rice mill factories in Sekinchan, one of the popular rice mill factory open for the visit is PLS Marketing (M) Sdn Bhd (林贸易), there are rice market and Paddy Gallery inside the factory. We can learn about the paddy plantation and processing in the Paddy Gallery

Eel Fishing in Sekinchan Paddy Field
Eel Fishing in Sekinchan Paddy Field
Eel FIhsing

With the wide paddy fields (padi field) covering almost the entire landscape of Sekinchan, there are the opportunities for the exciting activity of eel-fishing. During the time of paddy fields are being harvested, the water level is lowered, this is the best time to eel-fishing. Eel-fishing is a common activity among the locals in Sekinchan during the paddy harvesting season. 

Pictures from http://anglingworld.blogspot.com/2011/01/eel-fishing.html