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Drylands and Mission Critical Research Areas for the CGIAR. A report to the CGIAR Fund Council from the Dryland Systems Task Force.
Drylands occupy 41% of global land surface and are inhabited by more than 2.5 billion people, living mainly in developing countries with about 16% living in chronic poverty. Shockingly 42% of children less than 5 years of ...
Participatory farm mechanization for small farmers for resilience building and drudgery reduction
To promote economic ways of farm operations, enhance climate adaptation and reduce drudgery particularly of women, it was planned to establish two custom hiring centers in target villages (one each at Mannur and Balaganur ...
Temporal assessment of soil profile moisture under runoff farming systems
Temporal assessment of soil profile moisture under traditional khadin systems in Jaisalmer for modelling optimal cropping systems and assess impact of landscape level NRM interventions in Jodhpur
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
Introduction of cactus pear to farmer's field
In Pakistan, rangelands are the major source of feed for about 167.5 million heads of livestock. At present rangelands are being grazed by all kinds of livestock. About 40 percent of feed requirements for horses, donkeys ...
Baseline Survey for Agricultural Biodiversity in Vijayapur District of Karnataka
Bioversity International is a global research-for-development organization belonging to CGIAR consortium with a vision that agricultural biodiversity nourishes people and sustains the planet. It delivers scientific evidence, ...
Harnessing green/blue water for agricultural intensification/diversification
Harnessing green water and blue water and Farm typology specific intensification and diversification options (like crops for Rainy season fallows, horticulture, etc)
Report on “Implementation of micro irrigation system in dryland system”: June 2015
The report is on the status of implementation on micro irrigation for efficient resource use
Project # 9 Sustainable Intensification of Silvopasture Systems, Project # 10 Assessing Adaptability and Utilization Potential of Opuntia ficus-indica in Low Rainfall Regions of India
India holds a substantial rangeland area, most of which is in the state of Rajasthan. The livestock sector is vital for the rural poor in the region and it is the main source of income. Advanced degradation of rangelands ...
Object-based agricultural land use map of Khorezm
In recent decades, multi-spectral and hyper-spectral remotely sensed imageries with high and modern spatial resolutions at sufficient time-series interval have been developed. This allows for detecting crop types and its ...