mechanization

Capacity development
Features

Small-scale agricultural mechanization service provision model supports women’s empowerment in the Ethiopian agriculture sector.

Innovation and technology
Publications

Study shows service provider models in Africa, Latin America and South Asia increase smallholder access to agricultural machinery, but can remain dependent on projects to tackle major bottlenecks for scaling.

Innovation and technology
Videos

Mechanization is about finding solutions for farmers in rural communities.

Business Development Manager

Agricultural Mechanization Expert
Innovation and technology
Features

The initiative increases agricultural productivity and enhances food security in Ethiopia.

Innovation and technology
Publications

Researchers analyze irrigation service providers to understand how different business models and pump types affect pricing and water conservation.

Innovation and technology
News

The small hand-operated device, which ensures the even distribution of fertilizer, could support food production, nutrition, and even the incorporation of women to farming.

Innovation and technology
Features

In Bangladesh, a newly available device takes the hassle out of starting the engine of two-wheel tractors, particularly for women entrepreneurs.

Assistant Research Associate
Gender and social inclusion
News

FACASI project explored ways to address access to appropriate mechanization solutions.

Mechanization Specialist
Innovation and technology
Features

CIMMYT’s mechanization team is in a quest to build the perfect machine for each farmer.

Agricultural Innovation Scientist