Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

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Nutrition, health and food security
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Policy to encourage alternative crops for wheat farmers in South Asia a short-term solution at best, say CIMMYT researchers

Innovations
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Joint team recognized for their work on rice residue management using the Super Straw Management System, or Super SMS.

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Researchers use the Photovoice methodology to better understand weed management practices.

Capacity development
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Bibi has been able to expand her farm and now cultivates wheat, rice and jute.

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Over 230,000 farmers have adopted sustainable intensification technologies and the project has helped nurture future scientists.

Nutrition, health and food security
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Brown’s studies allowed him to develop novel mixed methods and participatory impact pathways to promote new farming practices, such as conservation agriculture, to smallholder farmers in Africa.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Capacity development
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An increasing number of youth across eastern and southern Africa are creating a stable living as entrepreneurs in agricultural mechanization service provision.

Nutrition, health and food security
Capacity development
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Workshop participants learned how to use the latest in technology to identify and keep track of the deadly Wheat Blast disease.

Nutrition, health and food security
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After eight years the Sustainable Intensification of Maize-Legume Cropping Systems for Food Security in Eastern and Southern Africa (SIMLESA) project concludes this June.

Innovations
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Harinder Sidhu, Australian High Commissioner to India, visits Borlaug Institute for South Asia and climate-smart village.

Nutrition, health and food security
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This November, the work of the SRFSI project was marked with notable recognition by the Australian Government with a visit from the Australian High Commissioner to India, Harinder Sidhu.