CIMMYT system economist explores ways to streamline smallholder farming systems through mechanization, gender equity and conservation agriculture.
New research shows that a portfolio of crop management practices can boost productivity while minimizing harm to the environment.
New manual supports informed choices for climate resilience in Zimbabwe.
Seed fair in Masvingo, Zimbabwe — the first of its kind — increases smallholder access to stress tolerant varieties and knowledge on climate-smart technologies.
A growing number of smallholders in southern Zimbabwe adopt provitamin-A maize after collective learning and knowledge transfer initiative.
Mother-trial farmers in Zimbabwe’s Mwenezi district share their experiences, lessons and successes in adopting climate-resilient practices.
Farming method can boost yields, increase farmers’ profits and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Breaking Ground: Isaiah Nyagumbo advances climate-smart technologies to improve smallholder farming systemsClimate adaptation and mitigation
Systems agronomist transforms farmers’ livelihoods through improved crop performance and soil health, promoting sustainable techniques that mitigate climate change effects.
Sustainable farming method can increase resilience to climate change, protect biodiversity and sustainably use natural resources.
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.