Source: Down to Earth (25 Sep 2020)
Efficient use of fertilizer, adoption of zero-tillage and management of irrigation water can cut greenhouse gas emissions.
New project will research and promote the adoption of sustainable farming method and practices.
New online training takes farmers and service providers though a visual journey on the use of conservation agriculture-based sustainable intensification methods.
Trial results highlight the long-term benefits of conservation agriculture-based weed management.
A new policy brief provides a roadmap for accelerating the adoption of conservation agriculture in Eastern India.
7 ways to make small-scale mechanization work for African farmers.
The “learning by doing” concept helps farmers in Zimbabwe successfully adopt sustainable agriculture principles.
Initiative in Zimbabwe pursues holistic and multi-faceted approach to support climate resilience and increase yields.
Source: The Hindu Business Line (17 Apr 2020)
New study in India reports conservation agriculture increases crop yield and income, reduces the use of natural resources, and offers climate benefits.
New analysis shows benefits of conservation agriculture to crop performance, water efficiency and climate action in South Asia.
Women in West Bengal form farmer groups and cooperatives drawing on sustainable agricultural practices from CIMMYT’s SRFSI project.