AbduRahman Beshir

AbduRahman Beshir
Innovation and technology
News

New maize varieties to bolster seed sector and enhance farm productivity.

Innovation and technology
Features

Digital seed information system will connect farmers to information and seed suppliers.

Climate change
Features

Briquetted urea and polymer-coated urea more efficient as maize fertilizers than regular urea, researchers in Nepal find.

Capacity development
News

Lack of availability of start-up working capital, business incentives in the sector, new technologies and required technical expertise limit the current seed value chain in Nepal.

News

Last year’s maize-growing season in Pakistan yielded a record-breaking six-million tons, decreasing the country’s dependence on imported maize seed and boosting local sales and exports of maize-based products.