International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI)

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Features

Researchers study the design, delivery and use of digital decision-support tools for smallholder maize farmers in northern Nigeria.

News

New research shows that the Nutrient Expert decision tool is better for farmers’ fields, extension services and the environment.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Researchers in Ethiopia show that well-targeted fertilizer recommendations improve fertilizer usage and productivity of maize production.

Innovations
News

Knowledge share fair highlights CGIAR contributions to the Ethiopian agriculture sector.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Trials of the Nutrient Expert app showed improved yields, fertilizer-use efficiency and increased profits for farmers.

Innovations
News

A dialogue in New Delhi facilitated discussion on innovations for promoting balanced application of macro and micro nutrient fertilizers in Indian agriculture.

Innovations
Blogs

CIMMYT has been researching the use of mobile apps to provide site-specific agronomic advice to farmers.