conservation agriculture

Climate adaptation and mitigation
In the media

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.

Nutrition, health and food security
Press releases

New project will research and promote the adoption of sustainable farming method and practices.

Capacity development
Videos

New online training takes farmers and service providers though a visual journey on the use of conservation agriculture-based sustainable intensification methods.

Nutrition, health and food security
Publications

Trial results highlight the long-term benefits of conservation agriculture-based weed management.

Nutrition, health and food security
Publications

A new policy brief provides a roadmap for accelerating the adoption of conservation agriculture in Eastern India.

Innovations
Features

7 ways to make small-scale mechanization work for African farmers.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Blogs

The “learning by doing” concept helps farmers in Zimbabwe successfully adopt sustainable agriculture principles.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

Initiative in Zimbabwe pursues holistic and multi-faceted approach to support climate resilience and increase yields.

Crop Disease Geo-Spatial Data Scientist
Climate adaptation and mitigation
In the media

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.

Nutrition, health and food security
Press releases

New analysis shows benefits of conservation agriculture to crop performance, water efficiency and climate action in South Asia.

Communication Outreach Officer

Cropping Systems Agronomist
Capacity development
News

Women in West Bengal form farmer groups and cooperatives drawing on sustainable agricultural practices from CIMMYT’s SRFSI project.