Innovative Agriculture for Food Security Be smart, Be Systematic
If agricultural research and innovation are to deliver acceptable levels of food and nutrition security to poor communities at a global scale, a rethink is needed of how current approaches to research-for-development are planned and executed. Obstacles lie in three factors: · Today’s vertical and supply driven focus – by many research leaders and development agencies. · The current short-term and project focus to funding agricultural research and development. · A need for practical policy options, that help countries respond to the realities they face.
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Title: Measuring the Impacts of Conservation Tillage (CT) on Household Income and Wheat Consumption: A Syrian Case Author: El-Shater, Tamer; 0000-0002-0698-689X; 0000-0002-9156-7082; ORCID; ORCIDDate: 2015-11-28Type: Report/Working PaperStatus: Open accessThis study aims at assessing the impacts of conservation tillage (CT) on household income and wheat consumption among Syrian farmers. Analysis is based on 621 wheat producing farmers in Syria. The propensity score-matching ...
Author: Clifton, Kathryn; 0000-0002-4543-7631; ORCIDDate: 2015-09-16Type: Report/Working PaperStatus: Open accessThis the final annual report for the donor. The first round of data is reported here. While the deliverable asks for a data set, this is not complete yet as there will be another round of data collection. This provides ...
Author: Nurbekov, AzizDate: 2015-07-01Type: VideoStatus: Open access30 June, 2015. A field day was conducted on the demonstration site which attracted 48 visitors from Qorao’zak district farmers, Qorao’zak district authorities, researchers (Karakalpak Research Institute of Crop Husbandry ...