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Data compilation of green fodder and dry matter yield from 6 validation plots (Farmer vs improved variety) of oats
Data compilation of green fodder and dry matter yield from 6 validation plots (Farmer vs improved variety)of oats
Two tonnes of improved variety of oat produced and distributed in 50 acres
2 tons of improved variety of oat produced and distribution for 50 acres
Distribution of Improved Oat variety seeds
Distribution of Pure seed of NARC-Oat for 50 acres
Farmers Training on Informal Seed Production of Wheat and Lentil
Wheat and lentil are important crops to ensure food and nutritional security in dryland region. However, yield of these crops is quite low. Farmers plant local varieties using their own unimproved seeds. Low crop yield ...
A transgenic approach to control hemipteran insects by expressing insecticidal genes under phloem-specific promoters
The first generation transgenic crops used strong constitutive promoters for transgene expression. However, tissue-specific expression is desirable for more precise targeting of transgenes. Moreover, piercing/sucking ...
Value addition acitivity training report
This report is on training events conducted to teach women of farming communities how to convert locally-produced fruits and vegetables into value-added products such as jams, pickles, purees etc.
Maize silage demonstration and tested at 2 male farmers’ fields for 3 large animals with each farmer
Demonstration on maize silage technology was carried out at Mail village, Maize silage was at 2 male farmers’ fields for 3 large animals with each farmer vs normal feeding.
Assesments and options for improved productivity and sustainability of natural resources in Dhrabi watershed, Pakistan
This report summarizes results from a large multi-partner project, Integrated watershed development for food security and sustainable improvement of livelihood in Barani, Pakistan. The project (2007 to 2010) aimed to ...
CRP Dryland Systems - ICARDA - 2015 Technical and Financial Report - Final
Several notable outcome stories originated from activities carried out in Fergana Valley and Aral Sea action sites. These are highlighted below in brief. Increased awareness and application of conservation agriculture among ...
Involvement of Rural Women in Field Activities
Women are an actively involved component of rural life in dryland areas. They play key role in various agricultural operations such as harvesting of fodder and it’s feeding to livestock, milking of animals, making farm ...