zero tillage

Food security
News

New blog published by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs argues that balancing food security, rural livelihoods, water for agriculture and air quality need not be a zero-sum game.

Climate change
Explainers

Farmers are increasingly adopting conservation agriculture practices. This sustainable farming method is based on three principles: crop diversification, minimal soil movement and permanent soil cover.

Capacity development
Features

Bibi has been able to expand her farm and now cultivates wheat, rice and jute.

Climate change
Press releases

Study identifies hotspots for biggest impact, suggests government incentives for widespread adoption

Climate change
News

New scientific research into “layering” climate smart agriculture techniques shows promise, demonstrating the potential for crop adaptability to climate change.